A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) was reported 199 km NW of Sola, Vanuatu (124 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/06/19 / 2019-06-19 23:15:02 / June 19, 2019 @ 11:15 pm UTC/GMT. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:15:02 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 166.1893 East, latitude -12.6684 South, depth = 20.89 km. Id of earthquake: us600043e4. Event ids that are associated: us600043e4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.89 km (13 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 199 km NW of Sola, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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