A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.9428 West, latitude -24.0626 South, depth = 516.03 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 19:15:39 / June 24, 2019 @ 7:15 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:15:39 / 7:15 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us600045di. Event ids that are associated: us600045di. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 516.03 km (321 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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