A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 81 km SW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (50 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/05/20 / 2020-05-06 20:07:36 / May 6, 2020 @ 8:07 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -179.2011° West, latitude -21.2167° South, depth = 613.12 km. The temblor was reported at 08:07:36 / 8:07 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70009bc2. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009bc2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 613.12 km (381 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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