A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:10:10 / 5:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/06/20 / 2020-06-25 05:10:10 / June 25, 2020 @ 5:10 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 545.67 km (339 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000aghx. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aghx. Exact location of event, longitude -179.8592 West, latitude -23.4485 South, depth = 545.67 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: south of the Fiji Islands.
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