A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 138 km NW of Sola, Vanuatu (86 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:43:53 / 10:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 115.15 km (72 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ad0w. Unique identifier: us7000ad0w. Exact location of event, longitude 166.8075 East, latitude -12.8557 South, depth = 115.15 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 10:43:53 / June 27, 2020 @ 10:43 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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