A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 592.58 km (368 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/10/20 / 2020-10-08 03:12:08 / October 8, 2020 @ 3:12 am. The temblor was detected at 03:12:08 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000c80x. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c80x. Exact location of event, depth 592.58 km, -178.7193° West, -21.165° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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