A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.0049° West, -18.0035° South, depth 621.97 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10004r1x. Unique identifier: us10004r1x. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/02/16 / 2016-02-16 23:25:15 / February 16, 2016 @ 11:25 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:25:15 / 11:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 621.97 km (386 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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