A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000e12a. Unique identifier: us2000e12a. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 467.62 km, -179.5848° West, -24.123° South. The temblor was reported at 02:57:10 / 2:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/04/18 / 2018-04-09 14:57:10 / April 9, 2018 @ 2:57 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 467.62 km (291 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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