A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 397.14 km (247 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ab9a. Id of event: us7000ab9a. The temblor was reported at 02:18:01 / 2:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.5733° West, latitude -17.4321° South, depth = 397.14 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 02:18:01 / June 19, 2020 @ 2:18 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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