A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/03/20 / 2020-03-20 16:09:27 / March 20, 2020 @ 4:09 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 519.14 km (323 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70008czp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008czp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 04:09:27 / 4:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 519.14 km, -179.776° West, -23.6331° South.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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