A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea (76 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 175.64 km (109 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:59:45 / 11:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 147.5525 East, latitude -5.537 South, depth = 175.64 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 01:59:45 / June 2, 2019 @ 1:59 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us70003xpp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003xpp.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 122 km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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