A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 77 kilometers (48 miles) from Kirakira in Solomon Islands on Friday. Global time and date of event 26/07/19 / 2019-07-26 07:20:43 / July 26, 2019 @ 7:20 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us60004zkp. Event ids that are associated: us60004zkp. The temblor was detected at 18:20:43 / 6:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 162.4999° East, -10.8636° South, depth 64.37 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 64.37 km (40 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Kirakira (c. 1 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kirakira. Country/countries that might be effected, Solomon Islands (c. 559 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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