A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -179.3662° West, -25.1649° South, depth 400.61 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 14:27:34 / April 2, 2018 @ 2:27 pm. The temblor was reported at 02:27:34 / 2:27 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 400.61 km (249 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dxkl. Unique identifier: us2000dxkl.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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