A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us7000af16. Event ids that are associated: us7000af16. 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 517.78 km (322 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.9976 East, latitude -23.8522 South, depth = 517.78 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 03:12:42 / June 23, 2020 @ 3:12 am. The temblor was detected at 03:12:42 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
Questions or comments?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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.