A average earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Port-Vila in Vanuatu. Actual location of earthquake, 167.8312° East, -17.4806° South, depth 10 km. World date and time of occasion UTC/GMT: 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 17:25:20 / February 20, 2021 @ 5:25 pm. The temblor was reported at 17:25:20 / 5:25 pm (native time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Doesn’t point out if a tsunami really did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) under the earth’s floor. Occasion ids which might be related to the earthquake: us6000djqc. Id of occasion: us6000djqc.
Earthquake epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Port-Vila (c. 35 900 pop). Nearest cities/metropolis/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port-Vila (min 5000 pop). Close by nation/international locations that may be effected, Vanuatu (c. 222 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 average quakes on the earth every year. Earthquakes 5.zero to six.zero could trigger mild harm to buildings and different buildings. Prior to now 24 hours, there have been three, within the final 10 days twenty-two, up to now 30 days twenty-four and within the final 365 days 100 and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.zero or better that was reported close by.
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How did you reply? Did any furnishings slide, topple over, or develop into displaced? Go away a remark or report about exercise, shaking and harm at your own home, metropolis and nation. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Learn extra in regards to the earthquake, Seismometer data, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and particulars about this quake, that has occurred close to: 58 km WNW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu.
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