A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -179.576° West, latitude -23.3559° South, depth = 577.39 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 577.39 km (359 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dhiq. Id of event: us6000dhiq. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:50:37 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/02/21 / 2021-02-14 03:50:37 / February 14, 2021 @ 3:50 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: south of the Fiji Islands.
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