A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.523° West, -22.9561° South, depth 530.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:33:03 / 1:33 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/01/21 / 2021-01-31 01:33:03 / January 31, 2021 @ 1:33 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ddbs. Unique identifier: us6000ddbs. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 530.6 km (330 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: south of the Fiji Islands.
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