A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Vanuatu region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 171.4548° East, -14.0154° South, depth 10 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:25:42 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b9qg. Unique identifier: us6000b9qg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/07/20 / 2020-07-30 18:25:42 / July 30, 2020 @ 6:25 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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