A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km E of Isangel, Vanuatu (60 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 225.53 km (140 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000alel. Id of event: us7000alel. The temblor was reported at 04:15:27 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 170.1975° East, -19.6558° South, depth 225.53 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 04:15:27 / July 6, 2020 @ 4:15 am UTC/GMT.
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 one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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