A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dhta. Id of event: us7000dhta. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 18:31:29 / March 4, 2021 @ 6:31 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 18:31:29 / 6:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 590.18 km (367 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.7956° West, -21.4583° South, depth 590.18 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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