A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -178.0906 West, latitude -21.8189 South, depth = 644.9 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d2dr. Id of event: us7000d2dr. 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 644.9 km (401 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/01/21 / 2021-01-14 03:12:06 / January 14, 2021 @ 3:12 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:12:06 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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