A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -179.9093° West, -23.6285° South, depth 536.59 km. Unique identifier: us10004brm. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004brm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:33:08 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 536.59 km (333 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/12/15 / 2015-12-29 15:33:08 / December 29, 2015 @ 3:33 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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