A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 117 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (73 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 00:54:48 / 12:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000dwz0. Event ids that are associated: us2000dwz0. Exact location of event, depth 509.07 km, -177.6994° West, -20.1552° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 509.07 km (316 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/18 / 2018-04-01 12:54:48 / April 1, 2018 @ 12:54 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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