A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us7000bhuv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bhuv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 20:54:54 / 8:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 579.37 km (360 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/20 / 2020-09-01 20:54:54 / September 1, 2020 @ 8:54 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7908 West, latitude -18.0965 South, depth = 579.37 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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