A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 99 km N of Isangel, Vanuatu (62 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/05/20 / 2020-05-07 20:14:31 / May 7, 2020 @ 8:14 pm. Unique identifier: us70009g1z. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009g1z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 241.28 km (150 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:14:31 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 241.28 km, 169.2483° East, -18.6506° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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