A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/07/20 / 2020-07-09 16:51:37 / July 9, 2020 @ 4:51 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000akwg. Id of event: us7000akwg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 521.59 km (324 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 16:51:37 / 4:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -179.8728° West, latitude -23.3141° South, depth = 521.59 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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