A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:53:00 / 5:53 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000dgbx. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgbx. Global time and date of event 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 17:53:00 / February 10, 2021 @ 5:53 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 552.22 km (343 miles). Exact location, longitude -179.647° West, latitude -23.4473° South, depth = 552.22 km. 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 one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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