A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact location, longitude -179.3693° West, latitude -24.4863° South, depth = 535.2 km. Event id: us20009np1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009np1. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/06/17 / 2017-06-20 09:01:48 / June 20, 2017 @ 9:01 am. The temblor was reported at 21:01:48 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 535.2 km (333 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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