A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Vanuatu region (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 172.557° East, latitude -14.7835° South, depth = 629.14 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/20 / 2020-02-10 00:47:03 / February 10, 2020 @ 12:47 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 629.14 km (391 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 12:47:03 / 12:47 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007rx3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007rx3.
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 three 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.
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