A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Unique identifier: us6000b6vj. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b6vj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:17:36 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.3667 East, latitude -23.8869 South, depth = 505.97 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 06:17:36 / July 27, 2020 @ 6:17 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 505.97 km (314 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: south of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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