A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 107 km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu (66 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/07/20 / 2020-07-13 23:10:40 / July 13, 2020 @ 11:10 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:10:40 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 167.5527° East, latitude -17.0657° South, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000an2k. Id of event: us7000an2k.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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