A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 80 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (50 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 511.66 km (318 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/07/17 / 2017-07-09 09:39:50 / July 9, 2017 @ 9:39 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009xv8. Unique identifier: us20009xv8. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:39:50 / 9:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9432 West, latitude -20.5162 South, depth = 511.66 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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