A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 90 km SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea (56 miles). Exact location of event, depth 67.59 km, 144.494° East, -4.7553° South. Unique identifier: us7000bngw. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bngw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:51:48 / 9:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 67.59 km (42 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 09:51:48 / September 15, 2020 @ 9:51 am UTC/GMT.
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 sixteen 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 90 km SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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