A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:43:35 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/11/18 / 2018-11-17 15:43:35 / November 17, 2018 @ 3:43 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.0387° West, -17.8929° South, depth 582.04 km. Event id: us1000hvuw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hvuw. The epicenter was at a depth of 582.04 km (362 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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