A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us6000c0m0. Event ids that are associated: us6000c0m0. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4925 West, latitude -20.8648 South, depth = 589.16 km. The temblor was detected at 09:39:15 / 9:39 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 589.16 km (366 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 09:39:15 / September 20, 2020 @ 9:39 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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