A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported Vanuatu region (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 170.3975 East, latitude -13.9335 South, depth = 607.15 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/10/19 / 2019-10-20 01:48:06 / October 20, 2019 @ 1:48 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us600064bv. Unique identifier: us600064bv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 607.15 km (377 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:48:06 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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