A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006t83. Id of event: us10006t83. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/16 / 2016-09-27 16:43:18 / September 27, 2016 @ 4:43 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:43:18 / 4:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 642.26 km, 178.6126° East, -26.2297° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 642.26 km (399 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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