A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 283 km E of Levuka, Fiji (176 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000aqe0. Id of event: us7000aqe0. Global time and date of event 12/07/20 / 2020-07-12 00:59:48 / July 12, 2020 @ 12:59 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:59:48 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 588.88 km (366 miles). Exact location of event, depth 588.88 km, -178.0255° West, -18.3766° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 283 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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