A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/01/21 / 2021-01-26 13:05:42 / January 26, 2021 @ 1:05 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.171 West, latitude -19.9803 South, depth = 578.82 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 578.82 km (360 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:05:42 / 1:05 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000d3eq. Event ids that are associated: us7000d3eq.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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