A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 499.57 km (310 miles). Event id: us70007j49. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007j49. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/20 / 2020-01-25 03:46:09 / January 25, 2020 @ 3:46 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 15:46:09 / 3:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 499.57 km, -179.7815° West, -24.1076° South.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: South of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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