A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Fiji region (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 605.2 km (376 miles). Unique identifier: us7000blt3. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000blt3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 22:22:20 / September 7, 2020 @ 10:22 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.6937 West, latitude -20.8541 South, depth = 605.2 km. The temblor was detected at 22:22:20 / 10:22 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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