A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 549.36 km (341 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:45:19 / 10:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b6p6. Id of event: us6000b6p6. Exact location of event, longitude -178.2681 West, latitude -20.4432 South, depth = 549.36 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 22:45:19 / July 25, 2020 @ 10:45 pm.
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 eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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