A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:10:51 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 179.919 East, latitude -24.2703 South, depth = 522.17 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/08/20 / 2020-08-13 00:10:51 / August 13, 2020 @ 12:10 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 522.17 km (324 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bh4r. Unique identifier: us6000bh4r. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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