A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 21:08:35 / 9:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 617.24 km (384 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cru9. Id of event: us7000cru9. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/12/20 / 2020-12-13 21:08:35 / December 13, 2020 @ 9:08 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -178.2016 West, latitude -18.1744 South, depth = 617.24 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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