A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 159 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (99 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:31:08 / 6:31 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/01/16 / 2016-01-28 18:31:08 / January 28, 2016 @ 6:31 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004wlp. Unique identifier: us20004wlp. 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 343.25 km (213 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -177.8073° West, -21.8238° South, depth 343.25 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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