A reasonable earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 79 kilometers (49 miles) from Port-Vila in Vanuatu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Doesn’t point out if a tsunami really did or will exist). All ids which might be related to the occasion: us6000dk47. Distinctive identifier: us6000dk47. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/02/21 / 2021-02-16 00:56:09 / February 16, 2021 @ 12:56 am. Actual location, longitude 167.5762° East, latitude -17.8421° South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:56:09 / 12:56 am (native time epicenter).
Shut nation/international locations that is perhaps effected, Vanuatu (c. 222 000 pop). Epicenter of the occasion was 80 km (50 miles) from Port-Vila (c. 35 900 pop). Nearest cities/metropolis/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Port-Vila (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.zero to six.zero might trigger gentle injury to buildings and different buildings. Up to now 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, within the final 10 days twenty-six, prior to now 30 days twenty-seven and within the final 365 days 100 and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.zero or better which have been detected close by. Annually there are an estimated 1320 reasonable earthquakes on the earth.
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