A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 99 km NNW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu (62 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us7000bmru. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bmru. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 19:06:49 / September 13, 2020 @ 7:06 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 167.7994° East, -16.9842° South. The temblor was reported at 19:06:49 / 7:06 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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