A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -176.995 West, latitude -17.3828 South, depth = 366.16 km. Global time and date of event 01/01/18 / 2018-01-01 21:41:28 / January 1, 2018 @ 9:41 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000ck22. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ck22. The temblor was detected at 09:41:28 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 366.16 km (228 miles).
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 four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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