A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us2000h883. Event ids that are associated: us2000h883. The temblor was reported at 22:24:59 / 10:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 573.65 km, -177.9139° West, -17.7488° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 10:24:59 / August 26, 2018 @ 10:24 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 573.65 km (356 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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