A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 482.96 km (300 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bn2z. Unique identifier: us7000bn2z. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:15:24 / 6:15 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/09/20 / 2020-09-09 18:15:24 / September 9, 2020 @ 6:15 pm. Exact location of event, depth 482.96 km, 179.9656° East, -24.4581° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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