A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 197 km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea (122 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000c8j4. Event ids that are associated: us6000c8j4. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/10/20 / 2020-10-11 22:55:29 / October 11, 2020 @ 10:55 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 153.7767° East, latitude -5.7928° South, depth = 35 km. The temblor was detected at 22:55:29 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Each 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 five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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