A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Event id: us1000hsrg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hsrg. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:53:03 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 502.7 km (312 miles). Global time and date of event 09/11/18 / 2018-11-09 14:53:03 / November 9, 2018 @ 2:53 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -179.9034° West, -24.521° South, depth 502.7 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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