A average earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 94 kilometers (58 miles) from Panguna in Papua New Guinea. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Doesn’t point out if a tsunami really did or will exist). Occasion ids which can be related to the earthquake: us6000d3x8. Id of occasion: us6000d3x8. Actual location, longitude 154.6471° East, latitude -6.4944° South, depth = 76.18 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/12/20 / 2020-12-29 06:23:35 / December 29, 2020 @ 6:23 am. The temblor was picked up at 06:23:35 / 6:23 am (native time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 76.18 km (47 miles).
Nearest cities/metropolis/cities to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arawa (min 5000 pop). Shut nation/nations, Papua New Guinea (c. 6 065 000 pop) (That may be effected). The epicenter was 103 km (64 miles) from Arawa (c. 40 300 pop).
Earthquakes 5.zero to six.zero could trigger gentle injury to buildings and different constructions. Prior to now 24 hours, there have been three, within the final 10 days three, prior to now 30 days 4 and within the final 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.zero or larger which have been detected close by. There are an estimated 1320 average earthquakes on the planet every year.
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How did you reply? Did any furnishings slide, topple over, or turn into displaced? Depart a remark or report about exercise, shaking and injury at your property, metropolis and nation. Learn extra in regards to the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer data, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and particulars about this quake, that has struck: 94 km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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