A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km SSW of Dadali, Solomon Islands (66 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 29/06/19 / 2019-06-29 17:14:30 / June 29, 2019 @ 5:14 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:14:30 / 4:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 20.54 km (13 miles). Id of earthquake: us700047dy. Event ids that are associated: us700047dy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 158.7071° East, latitude -8.9686° South, depth = 20.54 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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