A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:30:24 / 5:30 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/02/21 / 2021-02-10 17:30:24 / February 10, 2021 @ 5:30 pm. Exact location of event, depth 576.17 km, -179.7602° West, -22.8069° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 576.17 km (358 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgc1. Id of event: us6000dgc1.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven 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.
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