A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). 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 570.02 km (354 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000begw. Id of event: us6000begw. Exact location of earthquake, -177.997° West, -20.1175° South, depth 570.02 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 22:47:58 / August 13, 2020 @ 10:47 pm. The temblor was picked up at 22:47:58 / 10:47 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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