A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/04/16 / 2016-04-25 01:12:03 / April 25, 2016 @ 1:12 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 519.54 km (323 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:12:03 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20005lhg. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005lhg. Exact location of event, longitude -179.919 West, latitude -23.8385 South, depth = 519.54 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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