A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -179.1215° West, latitude -20.9799° South, depth = 621.08 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 05:25:45 / December 7, 2020 @ 5:25 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 05:25:45 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cns5. Id of event: us7000cns5. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 621.08 km (386 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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