A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 92 km NW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu (57 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 167.7225° East, -17.128° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000blsn. Unique identifier: us7000blsn. Global time and date of event 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 03:30:02 / September 7, 2020 @ 3:30 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:30:02 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 92 km NW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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