A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km SSE of Alo, Wallis and Futuna (66 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 399.56 km, -177.759° West, -15.2227° South. The temblor was reported at 00:08:36 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 399.56 km (248 miles). Global time and date of event 24/09/20 / 2020-09-24 00:08:36 / September 24, 2020 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c35q. Id of event: us6000c35q.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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