A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 531.19 km, -179.6199° West, -23.5567° South. Global time and date of event 09/11/16 / 2016-11-09 00:03:12 / November 9, 2016 @ 12:03 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us100078rl. Unique identifier: us100078rl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 531.19 km (330 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:03:12 / 12:03 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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