A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 109 km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea (68 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 175.36 km (109 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 04:01:13 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 04:01:13 / July 25, 2020 @ 4:01 am. Id of earthquake: us6000b3v7. Event ids that are associated: us6000b3v7. Exact location of event, depth 175.36 km, 154.6155° East, -5.8351° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 109 km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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