A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:10:31 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bl11. Unique identifier: us7000bl11. Exact location, longitude -179.8141° West, latitude -23.9294° South, depth = 520.16 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 520.16 km (323 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/09/20 / 2020-09-05 09:10:31 / September 5, 2020 @ 9:10 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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