A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 229 km E of Levuka, Fiji (142 miles) on Monday. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:11:03 / 3:11 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000b6vf. Event ids that are associated: us6000b6vf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 03:11:03 / July 27, 2020 @ 3:11 am. Exact location of event, depth 617.64 km, -178.5202° West, -18.0041° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 617.64 km (384 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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