A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 201 km E of Levuka, Fiji (125 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 13:27:19 / September 22, 2020 @ 1:27 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -178.7787 West, latitude -18.1439 South, depth = 530.81 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 530.81 km (330 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c182. Unique identifier: us6000c182. The temblor was reported at 13:27:19 / 1:27 pm (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 four, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 201 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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