A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.2237° West, -19.1321° South, depth 585.2 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 17:35:46 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 585.2 km (364 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c18j. Id of event: us6000c18j. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 17:35:46 / September 22, 2020 @ 5:35 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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