A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000cqqn. Event ids that are associated: us7000cqqn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/12/20 / 2020-12-13 07:25:34 / December 13, 2020 @ 7:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 176.5567° East, -24.0271° South, depth 10 km. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:25:34 / 7:25 am (local time epicenter).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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