A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 252 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (157 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/03/20 / 2020-03-31 03:23:00 / March 31, 2020 @ 3:23 am. Unique identifier: us70008msl. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008msl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 15:23:00 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 583.98 km, -178.7047° West, -17.7666° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 583.98 km (363 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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