A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 544 km, -179.5872° West, -23.3991° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 544 km (338 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:03:16 / 6:03 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70007n8h. Event ids that are associated: us70007n8h. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 18:03:16 / February 11, 2020 @ 6:03 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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