A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:23:16 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/08/20 / 2020-08-26 19:23:16 / August 26, 2020 @ 7:23 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us7000bftx. Event ids that are associated: us7000bftx. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 591.93 km (368 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -179.5975 West, latitude -22.2439 South, depth = 591.93 km.
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 six and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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