A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km W of Port-Vila, Vanuatu (66 miles) on Thursday. Event id: us7000api0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000api0. Exact location, longitude 167.312° East, latitude -17.7473° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:34:46 / 4:34 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/07/20 / 2020-07-09 04:34:46 / July 9, 2020 @ 4:34 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 106 km W of Port-Vila, Vanuatu. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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