A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 197 km S of Lata, Solomon Islands (122 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:41:08 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60004vy5. Ids that are associated to the event: us60004vy5. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 22:41:08 / July 19, 2019 @ 10:41 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 165.9348 East, latitude -12.4984 South, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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