A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Vanuatu region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 16:06:38 / August 4, 2020 @ 4:06 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:06:38 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000bbyc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bbyc. Exact location, longitude 172.1719° East, latitude -13.4237° South, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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