A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 268 km E of Levuka, Fiji (167 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 03:55:53 / November 22, 2020 @ 3:55 am. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:55:53 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 560.32 km (348 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -178.1481 West, latitude -18.1124 South, depth = 560.32 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000crdt. Unique identifier: us6000crdt.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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 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: 268 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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