A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 53 km SSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands (33 miles). Id of earthquake: us70003966. Event ids that are associated: us70003966. Exact location of earthquake, 156.322° East, -7.0686° South, depth 101.39 km. Global time and date of event 19/04/19 / 2019-04-19 13:27:18 / April 19, 2019 @ 1:27 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:27:18 / 11:27 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 101.39 km (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 53 km SSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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