A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Sola in Vanuatu. Unique identifier: us7000ahh0. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ahh0. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/20 / 2020-06-29 23:57:02 / June 29, 2020 @ 11:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 167.8592° East, latitude -13.7134° South, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:57:02 / 11:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sola (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Sola (c. 1 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Vanuatu (c. 222 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 37 km ENE of Sola, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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