A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 212 km E of Levuka, Fiji (132 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 31/07/20 / 2020-07-31 10:48:18 / July 31, 2020 @ 10:48 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 528.53 km (328 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:48:18 / 10:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.6882 West, latitude -17.8596 South, depth = 528.53 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b7dt. Id of event: us6000b7dt.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 212 km E of Levuka, Fiji.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.