A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 97 km ESE of Port-Vila, Vanuatu (60 miles). Global time and date of event 14/06/20 / 2020-06-14 12:04:43 / June 14, 2020 @ 12:04 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000aevs. Event ids that are associated: us6000aevs. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 236.72 km (147 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 169.0998° East, -18.1967° South, depth 236.72 km. The temblor was detected at 12:04:43 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 97 km ESE of Port-Vila, Vanuatu.
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