A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 55 km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea (34 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cbsa. Unique identifier: us7000cbsa. Exact location, longitude 149.0443° East, latitude -6.1621° South, depth = 71.33 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/11/20 / 2020-11-07 12:16:42 / November 7, 2020 @ 12:16 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 12:16:42 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 71.33 km (44 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 55 km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea.
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