A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 59 kilometers (37 miles) from Isangel in Vanuatu. The temblor was reported at 14:41:32 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000cdun. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cdun. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 239.68 km (149 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 14:41:32 / November 8, 2020 @ 2:41 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 239.68 km, 169.4152° East, -19.018° South.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 61 km (38 miles) from Isangel (c. 1 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Vanuatu (c. 222 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Isangel (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 59 km NNE of Isangel, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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