A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 195 km ESE of Suva, Fiji (121 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007wn9. Event ids that are associated: us10007wn9. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/01/17 / 2017-01-16 00:30:48 / January 16, 2017 @ 12:30 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 569.15 km (354 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:30:48 / 12:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -179.8043° West, -18.7085° South, depth 569.15 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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