A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 347 km ESE of Levuka, Fiji (216 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/06/20 / 2020-06-01 14:03:37 / June 1, 2020 @ 2:03 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:03:37 / 2:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 573.68 km (356 miles). Event id: us6000a8dz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a8dz. Exact location, longitude -177.4666° West, latitude -18.7179° South, depth = 573.68 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 347 km ESE of Levuka, Fiji.
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