A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 84 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (52 miles). Event id: us2000e0kb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000e0kb. The epicenter was at a depth of 543.22 km (338 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:51:22 / 12:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/04/18 / 2018-04-15 12:51:22 / April 15, 2018 @ 12:51 pm. Exact location, longitude -177.9673° West, latitude -20.3155° South, depth = 543.22 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five 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.
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