A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 117 km NW of Sola, Vanuatu (73 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 166.9459 East, latitude -13.0038 South, depth = 221.5 km. The temblor was detected at 01:09:12 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us600040sm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600040sm. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/06/19 / 2019-06-10 14:09:12 / June 10, 2019 @ 2:09 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 221.5 km (138 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-five 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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: 117 km NW of Sola, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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