A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/07/20 / 2020-07-20 14:25:05 / July 20, 2020 @ 2:25 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 516.4 km (321 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:25:05 / 2:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 516.4 km, -178.3128° West, -21.1385° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b3ih. Id of event: us6000b3ih.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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