A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us7000cpsg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cpsg. The temblor was reported at 15:24:56 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 564.6 km (351 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -179.6602 West, latitude -23.1463 South, depth = 564.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 15:24:56 / December 6, 2020 @ 3:24 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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