A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 291 km SE of Levuka, Fiji (181 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 632.19 km (393 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:38:37 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000cpst. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cpst. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/12/20 / 2020-12-06 22:38:37 / December 6, 2020 @ 10:38 pm. Exact location of event, depth 632.19 km, -178.95° West, -20.1227° South. 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 six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 291 km SE of Levuka, Fiji.
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