A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.7067° West, -17.4542° South, depth 524.72 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 15:44:27 / August 26, 2018 @ 3:44 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:44:27 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 524.72 km (326 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000h88m. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000h88m.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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