A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 191 km SE of Alo, Wallis and Futuna (119 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -176.9812° West, -15.6508° South, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgpw. Unique identifier: us6000dgpw. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 23:57:26 / February 4, 2021 @ 11:57 pm. The temblor was detected at 23:57:26 / 11:57 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-three 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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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: 191 km SE of Alo, Wallis and Futuna.
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