A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 362 km ESE of Isangel, Vanuatu (225 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 172.5714° East, -20.5677° South, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 16:46:04 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000a4cu. Unique identifier: us6000a4cu. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 16:46:04 / May 25, 2020 @ 4:46 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight 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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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 362 km ESE of Isangel, Vanuatu.
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