A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -179.421 West, latitude -21.8264 South, depth = 594.51 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:50:49 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000bpfe. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bpfe. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 03:50:49 / September 13, 2020 @ 3:50 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 594.51 km (369 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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