A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 275 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (171 miles). Global time and date of event 20/04/20 / 2020-04-20 20:01:32 / April 20, 2020 @ 8:01 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -178.7261° West, latitude -18.1657° South, depth = 602.08 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 602.08 km (374 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:01:32 / 8:01 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60009blh. Ids that are associated to the event: us60009blh.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 275 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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