A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.0176 West, latitude -23.8624 South, depth = 131.93 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:41:38 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20003ny0. Id of event: us20003ny0. The epicenter was at a depth of 131.93 km (82 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/09/15 / 2015-09-13 02:41:38 / September 13, 2015 @ 2:41 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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