A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (40 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 01/09/18 / 2018-09-01 23:22:25 / September 1, 2018 @ 11:22 pm UTC/GMT. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:22:25 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter). 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 554.42 km (345 miles). Event id: us2000hagq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hagq. Exact location, longitude -178.1077° West, latitude -20.4569° South, depth = 554.42 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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