A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 18:02:56 / June 23, 2020 @ 6:02 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 438.36 km (272 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 18:02:56 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000af29. Event ids that are associated: us7000af29. Exact location of event, depth 438.36 km, -178.1799° West, -19.6844° South.
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 ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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