A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 230 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (143 miles). Exact location of event, depth 523.29 km, -178.9098° West, -17.7017° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007lg8. Unique identifier: us60007lg8. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/01/20 / 2020-01-21 14:21:49 / January 21, 2020 @ 2:21 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 523.29 km (325 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:21:49 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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