A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3549 West, latitude -20.7211 South, depth = 550.21 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bmuy. Id of event: us7000bmuy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 550.21 km (342 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/20 / 2020-09-14 02:12:13 / September 14, 2020 @ 2:12 am. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:12:13 / 2:12 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-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.
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