A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 238 km E of Levuka, Fiji (148 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 23:17:20 / June 24, 2020 @ 11:17 pm UTC/GMT. 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 523.34 km (325 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -178.4419° West, -17.8214° South, depth 523.34 km. The temblor was reported at 23:17:20 / 11:17 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000afrd. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000afrd.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 238 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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