Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 101 km northwest of Port-Vila, Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu, on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 at 20:03 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.0135°S / 167.7461°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Epi (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) NW of Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (69 mi) SSE of Norsup (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) SSE of Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) SSE of Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) NNW of Isangel (pop: 1,440) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (217 mi) S of Sola (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSE of Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Paama Island (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||10 km||100 Km NW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu||USGS|
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