A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 105 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (65 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:04:28 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 546.1 km (339 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/04/20 / 2020-04-25 11:04:28 / April 25, 2020 @ 11:04 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us700097k8. Event ids that are associated: us700097k8. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8033 West, latitude -20.2027 South, depth = 546.1 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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