A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 508.54 km (316 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:37:08 / 5:37 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 17:37:08 / March 26, 2017 @ 5:37 pm. Exact location, longitude -179.2203° West, latitude -24.4262° South, depth = 508.54 km. Unique identifier: us20008uuz. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008uuz.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-four 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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