A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (43 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: us70005f79. Event ids that are associated: us70005f79. The epicenter was at a depth of 555.28 km (345 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:30:02 / 11:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -178.0472 West, latitude -20.4749 South, depth = 555.28 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/19 / 2019-09-11 23:30:02 / September 11, 2019 @ 11:30 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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