A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Fiji region (0 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b7wg. Unique identifier: us6000b7wg. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/20 / 2020-08-01 08:44:50 / August 1, 2020 @ 8:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4019° West, -20.6892° South, depth 573.75 km. The temblor was detected at 08:44:50 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 573.75 km (357 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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