A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:13:46 / 3:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/01/21 / 2021-01-10 03:13:46 / January 10, 2021 @ 3:13 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 492.99 km (306 miles). Event id: us6000d74k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d74k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 492.99 km, -179.9927° West, -24.6161° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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