A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 602.54 km (374 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -179.2447 West, latitude -21.6991 South, depth = 602.54 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 11:10:41 / December 7, 2020 @ 11:10 am. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:10:41 / 11:10 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cntd. Event ids that are associated: us7000cntd.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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