A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/06/17 / 2017-06-04 09:50:33 / June 4, 2017 @ 9:50 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:50:33 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009lj9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009lj9. The epicenter was at a depth of 575.4 km (358 miles). Exact location, longitude 179.0903° East, latitude -22.8567° South, depth = 575.4 km.
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. 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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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