A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 255 km ENE of Levuka, Fiji (158 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us7000ap1m. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ap1m. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3755° West, -17.3996° South, depth 587.44 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 587.44 km (365 miles). Global time and date of event 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 19:19:02 / July 8, 2020 @ 7:19 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 19:19:02 / 7:19 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 255 km ENE of Levuka, Fiji.
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