A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 101 km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands (63 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000akqn. Id of event: us7000akqn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 113.09 km (70 miles). Global time and date of event 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 08:12:43 / July 3, 2020 @ 8:12 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 113.09 km, 166.4581° East, -11.3753° South. The temblor was reported at 08:12:43 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter). 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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