A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 288 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (179 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -178.285° West, latitude -18.0719° South, depth = 573.27 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/11/18 / 2018-11-01 23:19:44 / November 1, 2018 @ 11:19 pm. The temblor was picked up at 11:19:44 / 11:19 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 573.27 km (356 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000hp8e. Event ids that are associated: us1000hp8e.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and seventy-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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