A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Fiji region (0 miles). Event id: us1000gips. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000gips. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 541.09 km (336 miles). The temblor was detected at 23:24:47 / 11:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 11:24:47 / August 19, 2018 @ 11:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -177.9181 West, latitude -17.7772 South, depth = 541.09 km.
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 hundred and twenty, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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