A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km NNE of Isangel, Vanuatu (65 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 15:03:33 / 3:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 246.98 km (153 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007pe5. Id of event: us70007pe5. Exact location of event, depth 246.98 km, 169.7241° East, -18.6978° South. Global time and date of event 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 04:03:33 / February 4, 2020 @ 4:03 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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