A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 35 km SE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea (22 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 17:50:57 / 5:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 138.35 km (86 miles). 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: us6000dipr. Unique identifier: us6000dipr. Exact location of event, depth 138.35 km, 144.2526° East, -4.3243° South. Global time and date of event 18/02/21 / 2021-02-18 17:50:57 / February 18, 2021 @ 5:50 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 35 km SE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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