A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/07/19 / 2019-07-26 13:53:47 / July 26, 2019 @ 1:53 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 179.8881° East, -23.1719° South, depth 551.35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 551.35 km (343 miles). Event id: us60004zky. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60004zky. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:53:47 / 1:53 am (local time epicenter).
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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