A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 210 km E of Levuka, Fiji (130 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.7247 West, latitude -17.7733 South, depth = 561.19 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 561.19 km (349 miles). Unique identifier: us7000ck39. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ck39. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/11/20 / 2020-11-23 18:16:43 / November 23, 2020 @ 6:16 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:16:43 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 210 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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