A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000dgq1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgq1. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 17:46:09 / February 4, 2021 @ 5:46 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 408.45 km (254 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:46:09 / 5:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.0313° West, latitude -20.4336° South, depth = 408.45 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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