A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 550.68 km (342 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:56:12 / 1:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 13:56:12 / February 13, 2021 @ 1:56 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djda. Id of event: us6000djda. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -179.096° West, latitude -23.6568° South, depth = 550.68 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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