A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Fiji region (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us600041j3. Unique identifier: us600041j3. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/06/19 / 2019-06-17 00:54:11 / June 17, 2019 @ 12:54 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -177.8116° West, latitude -18.002° South, depth = 625.33 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 625.33 km (389 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:54:11 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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