A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, New Britain region, Papua New Guinea (0 miles). Event id: us7000cfm4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cfm4. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 61.02 km (38 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 10:04:53 / November 11, 2020 @ 10:04 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 148.5495 East, latitude -5.9924 South, depth = 61.02 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:04:53 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fourty-five 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.
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