A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 110 km ESE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea (68 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/11/20 / 2020-11-26 12:50:31 / November 26, 2020 @ 12:50 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 51.79 km (32 miles). Exact location of event, depth 51.79 km, 144.9062° East, -4.5951° South. Unique identifier: us7000ck1k. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ck1k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 12:50:31 / 12:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen 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: 110 km ESE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea.
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