A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 152 km NNW of Sola, Vanuatu (94 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/11/19 / 2019-11-11 12:18:25 / November 11, 2019 @ 12:18 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 167.0107 East, latitude -12.6064 South, depth = 197.78 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 197.78 km (123 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:18:25 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us700069xy. Event ids that are associated: us700069xy.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 152 km NNW of Sola, Vanuatu.
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