A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 79 km NW of Port-Olry, Vanuatu (49 miles). Exact location of event, depth 48.07 km, 166.5107° East, -14.5808° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 14:19:42 / July 25, 2020 @ 2:19 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.07 km (30 miles). Event id: us6000b411. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b411. The temblor was detected at 14:19:42 / 2:19 pm (local time epicenter).
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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