A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:15:52 / 11:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 23:15:52 / May 10, 2020 @ 11:15 pm. Unique identifier: us70009gu9. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009gu9. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 542.68 km (337 miles). Exact location of event, depth 542.68 km, -179.2478° West, -23.5885° South.
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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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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