A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 165 km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea (103 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 154.0878 East, latitude -5.7936 South, depth = 27.48 km. The temblor was reported at 14:38:52 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 14:38:52 / June 29, 2020 @ 2:38 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000ahgm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ahgm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.48 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 165 km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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