A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 595.43 km (370 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:13:28 / 4:13 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cr67. Event ids that are associated: us7000cr67. Exact location of earthquake, -178.5126° West, -20.3645° South, depth 595.43 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/12/20 / 2020-12-15 04:13:28 / December 15, 2020 @ 4:13 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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