Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 111km S of Isangel, Vanuatu on Tuesday, 31 March 2020
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-31 19:16:59 +11:00
Depth: 40.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.5538°S / 169.3147°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Aneityum (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) S of Isangel (pop: 1,400)
185 km (115 mi) NE of Tadine (pop: 7,500)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-03-31 19:16:59 +11:00 (31 Mar 08:16:59 UTC)||M 4.5 / 40.3 km||111km S of Isangel, Vanuatu||USGS|
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