A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 169 km ENE of Levuka, Fiji (105 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 22:34:20 / September 20, 2020 @ 10:34 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 22:34:20 / 10:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000c0mn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c0mn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 583.07 km (362 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.2766 West, latitude -17.3487 South, depth = 583.07 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 169 km ENE of Levuka, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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