A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 202 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (126 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:52:11 / 11:52 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 582 km (362 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600084p8. Id of event: us600084p8. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/20 / 2020-02-20 11:52:11 / February 20, 2020 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -177.6071 West, latitude -19.1407 South, depth = 582 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 202 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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