A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 12:48:48 / November 22, 2020 @ 12:48 pm. Unique identifier: us6000csj4. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000csj4. Exact location of event, depth 455.4 km, -179.5566° West, -25.8901° South. The temblor was detected at 12:48:48 / 12:48 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 455.4 km (283 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: south of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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