A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us7000ac6s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ac6s. 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 66.51 km (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.048 West, latitude -24.5807 South, depth = 66.51 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:39:08 / 4:39 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 04:39:08 / June 21, 2020 @ 4:39 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: south of the Fiji Islands.
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