Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Coral Sea, 69 km east of Luganville, Sanma, Vanuatu, on Monday, 30 November 2020 at 13:40 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 44 km depth
Date & time: 30 Nov 2020 13:40:27 UTC -
Depth: 43.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.652°S / 167.7914°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Aoba (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (39 mi) NE of Norsup (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ESE of Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SE of Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) S of Sola (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) NNW of Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WNW of Pentecost Island (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NNE of Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||44 km||62 Km NE of Norsup, Vanuatu||USGS|
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