A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 96 km N of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea (60 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ckes. Unique identifier: us7000ckes. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/20 / 2020-11-25 15:06:49 / November 25, 2020 @ 3:06 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 147.9075° East, -5.6831° South, depth 74 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:06:49 / 3:06 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
Questions or comments?
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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 96 km N of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.