A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 280 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (174 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -178.5068° West, latitude -18.1251° South, depth = 607.02 km. 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: 30/09/16 / 2016-09-30 03:21:12 / September 30, 2016 @ 3:21 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 607.02 km (377 miles). Event id: us10006u0c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006u0c. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:21:12 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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