A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d07a. Id of event: us7000d07a. The temblor was picked up at 04:19:36 / 4:19 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 15/01/21 / 2021-01-15 04:19:36 / January 15, 2021 @ 4:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -178.5171° West, -20.703° South, depth 556.26 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 556.26 km (346 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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