A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 261 km E of Levuka, Fiji (162 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 19:04:40 / September 13, 2020 @ 7:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -178.2213° West, latitude -17.9349° South, depth = 527.98 km. The temblor was reported at 19:04:40 / 7:04 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bpg7. Id of event: us7000bpg7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 527.98 km (328 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 261 km E of Levuka, Fiji.
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