A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 75 kilometers (47 miles) from Lorengau in Papua New Guinea. Id of earthquake: us7000cl8v. Event ids that are associated: us7000cl8v. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/11/20 / 2020-11-30 18:37:37 / November 30, 2020 @ 6:37 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:37:37 / 6:37 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 147.6368° East, -2.6142° South, depth 10 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lorengau. Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from Lorengau (c. 5 800 pop).
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 75 km SSE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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