A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/01/21 / 2021-01-03 09:21:05 / January 3, 2021 @ 9:21 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 601.87 km (374 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:21:05 / 9:21 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d580. Id of event: us6000d580. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 178.6136 East, latitude -25.1863 South, depth = 601.87 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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