A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 198 km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands (123 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 10:11:41 / 10:11 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a01p. Id of event: us6000a01p. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 166.9501 East, latitude -12.1142 South, depth = 204.51 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 204.51 km (127 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 10:11:41 / May 19, 2020 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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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