M 4.5 earthquake in Vele, Pacific Ocean - West,Wallis and Futuna on 20th August 2018 10:56:16 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20180820-945348-WLF
Magnitude M 4.5
Mercalli scale 4
Date-Time [UTC] 20th August 2018 10:56:16 PM
Local Date/Time Tuesday,August 21st, 2018 at 11:56 in the in the moorning at epicenter
Coordinate 18° 7.800,178° 0.000
Depth 558 km [346.73 miles]
Hypocentrum Great depth
Class Light
Continent Pacific Ocean - West
Country Wallis and Futuna
Location 425.0 km [264.08 miles] to Vele,Pacific Ocean - West
Source EMSC
The potential impact of the earthquake Most people indoors feel movement. Hanging objects swing. Dishes, windows, and doors rattle. The earthquake feels like a heavy truck hitting the walls. A few people outdoors may feel movement. Parked cars rock.