A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Global time and date of event 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 17:51:20 / June 22, 2020 @ 5:51 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -179.9461° West, latitude -24.3085° South, depth = 526.62 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 526.62 km (327 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 17:51:20 / 5:51 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000acb8. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000acb8.
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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel the quake?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: south of the Fiji Islands.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.
Leave a Reply