A earthquake with magnitude 6 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/07/20 / 2020-07-21 20:56:24 / July 21, 2020 @ 8:56 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 602.12 km (374 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5723 West, latitude -20.8319 South, depth = 602.12 km. The 6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:56:24 / 8:56 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000asms. Unique identifier: us7000asms.
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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