A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Id of earthquake: us600040sl. Event ids that are associated: us600040sl. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.8938 East, latitude -24.2754 South, depth = 543.85 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 543.85 km (338 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 10/06/19 / 2019-06-10 13:38:39 / June 10, 2019 @ 1:38 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:38:39 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-nine 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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