A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 263 km E of Levuka, Fiji (163 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000c9y7. Event ids that are associated: us6000c9y7. The temblor was picked up at 06:52:21 / 6:52 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 523.25 km (325 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.1988 West, latitude -18.0351 South, depth = 523.25 km. Global time and date of event 14/10/20 / 2020-10-14 06:52:21 / October 14, 2020 @ 6:52 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 263 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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