A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 248 km E of Levuka, Fiji (154 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 559.7 km (348 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:23:36 / 2:23 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cn19. Unique identifier: us7000cn19. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -178.3357° West, -18.186° South, depth 559.7 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 14:23:36 / December 1, 2020 @ 2:23 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 248 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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