A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 286 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (178 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/20 / 2020-05-27 15:41:49 / May 27, 2020 @ 3:41 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4555° West, -17.9577° South, depth 566.95 km. Event id: us6000a06q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a06q. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:41:49 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 566.95 km (352 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 four, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 286 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji.
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