A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 85 km ENE of Port-Olry, Vanuatu (53 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:52:18 / 3:52 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000d5ht. Event ids that are associated: us6000d5ht. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 127.92 km (79 miles). Exact location, longitude 167.8209° East, latitude -14.784° South, depth = 127.92 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/12/20 / 2020-12-22 15:52:18 / December 22, 2020 @ 3:52 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 85 km ENE of Port-Olry, Vanuatu. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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