A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 465.05 km (289 miles). Unique identifier: us7000beck. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000beck. Exact location of event, depth 465.05 km, -179.8768° West, -25.5591° South. The temblor was detected at 21:43:07 / 9:43 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 21:43:07 / August 24, 2020 @ 9:43 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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