A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us2000a1st. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a1st. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/17 / 2017-07-23 10:11:27 / July 23, 2017 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -179.6142° West, -24.4569° South, depth 552.85 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 552.85 km (344 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:11:27 / 10:11 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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.
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