A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 273 km E of Levuka, Fiji (170 miles) on Wednesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/21 / 2021-02-17 18:45:45 / February 17, 2021 @ 6:45 pm. Event id: us6000dkf1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dkf1. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:45:45 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). 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 574.7 km (357 miles). Exact location of event, depth 574.7 km, -178.1075° West, -18.2695° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 273 km E of Levuka, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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