A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 373 km SSE of Levuka, Fiji (232 miles). Exact location of event, depth 554.62 km, -178.9038° West, -20.9936° South. Event id: us6000a8d5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a8d5. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/06/20 / 2020-06-09 09:24:20 / June 9, 2020 @ 9:24 am. The temblor was reported at 09:24:20 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 554.62 km (345 miles). 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 373 km SSE of Levuka, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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