A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 257 km E of Levuka, Fiji (160 miles). Unique identifier: us6000b5zb. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b5zb. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 08:46:34 / July 29, 2020 @ 8:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.2482 West, latitude -18.0962 South, depth = 516.33 km. The temblor was reported at 08:46:34 / 8:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 516.33 km (321 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every 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 two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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