A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 241 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu (150 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 151.84 km (94 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:36:11 / 12:36 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 170.5557° East, -21.3641° South, depth 151.84 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 12:36:11 / November 16, 2020 @ 12:36 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cfmp. Unique identifier: us7000cfmp.
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 241 km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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