A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d3m9. Id of event: us7000d3m9. Exact location of earthquake, -178.1238° West, -20.3181° South, depth 571.54 km. Global time and date of event 27/01/21 / 2021-01-27 09:10:39 / January 27, 2021 @ 9:10 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 571.54 km (355 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:10:39 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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