A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 25/08/20 / 2020-08-25 12:35:26 / August 25, 2020 @ 12:35 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 12:35:26 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bcmh. Unique identifier: us7000bcmh. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.547 West, latitude -18.8652 South, depth = 564.59 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 564.59 km (351 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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