A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, Fiji region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 04:49:06 / 4:49 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/20 / 2020-02-10 16:49:06 / February 10, 2020 @ 4:49 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -177.5302 West, latitude -17.2862 South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70007rxh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007rxh.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ninety-five 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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