A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 17:39:04 / March 11, 2020 @ 5:39 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 494.97 km (308 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 179.633° East, latitude -25.5608° South, depth = 494.97 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:39:04 / 5:39 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us60008gkx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008gkx.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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