A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 481.73 km (299 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 25/03/20 / 2020-03-25 17:08:29 / March 25, 2020 @ 5:08 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 481.73 km, -179.498° West, -24.8607° South. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:08:29 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70008iyf. Event ids that are associated: us70008iyf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: South of the Fiji Islands.
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