A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/01/21 / 2021-01-19 18:51:45 / January 19, 2021 @ 6:51 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -177.711 West, latitude -19.7586 South, depth = 556.07 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 556.07 km (346 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000d3qz. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d3qz. The temblor was picked up at 18:51:45 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty 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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