A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 18:53:10 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.9091 West, latitude -23.7189 South, depth = 527.59 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/10/15 / 2015-10-04 06:53:10 / October 4, 2015 @ 6:53 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 527.59 km (328 miles). Id of earthquake: us10003k5f. Event ids that are associated: us10003k5f.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-six 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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