A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -179.5198° West, -22.7629° South, depth 562.39 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/11/20 / 2020-11-02 10:15:38 / November 2, 2020 @ 10:15 am. The temblor was picked up at 10:15:38 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000cbd8. Event ids that are associated: us7000cbd8. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 562.39 km (349 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: south of the Fiji Islands.
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