A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 251 km E of Levuka, Fiji (156 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c4u5. Id of event: us6000c4u5. The temblor was reported at 14:45:28 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/20 / 2020-09-29 14:45:28 / September 29, 2020 @ 2:45 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.306 West, latitude -18.0952 South, depth = 572.63 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 572.63 km (356 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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