A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us7000c82k. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000c82k. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 13:03:35 / October 27, 2020 @ 1:03 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 623.94 km (388 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.777° West, -18.0633° South, depth 623.94 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:03:35 / 1:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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