A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:27:23 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/17 / 2017-02-13 12:27:23 / February 13, 2017 @ 12:27 pm. Id of earthquake: us20008lrz. Event ids that are associated: us20008lrz. Exact location of event, longitude 179.4399 East, latitude -25.1677 South, depth = 569.37 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 569.37 km (354 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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