A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was reported at 11:19:29 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000cp7p. Event ids that are associated: us7000cp7p. 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 554.55 km (345 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 11:19:29 / December 4, 2020 @ 11:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -177.9634° West, latitude -20.2179° South, depth = 554.55 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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