A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:01:41 / 10:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.1925° West, latitude -26.334° South, depth = 189.85 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60007lin. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007lin. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/20 / 2020-01-22 10:01:41 / January 22, 2020 @ 10:01 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 189.85 km (118 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: South of the Fiji Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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