A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 120 km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea (75 miles) on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 07:58:36 / June 28, 2020 @ 7:58 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 151.0934° East, -6.0795° South, depth 35 km. Unique identifier: us7000ahf0. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ahf0. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:58:36 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter).
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 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 120 km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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