A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Port-Vila in Vanuatu. Id of earthquake: us7000cfmd. Event ids that are associated: us7000cfmd. The temblor was picked up at 18:12:34 / 6:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 214.26 km (133 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 18:12:34 / November 11, 2020 @ 6:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 168.3383 East, latitude -17.2844 South, depth = 214.26 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from Port-Vila (c. 35 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Port-Vila (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Vanuatu (c. 222 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and four 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 50 km N of Port-Vila, Vanuatu. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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