A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 266 km S of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna (165 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10009594. Unique identifier: us10009594. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 21:45:57 / June 23, 2017 @ 9:45 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 543.11 km (337 miles). Exact location of event, depth 543.11 km, -177.9835° West, -16.7061° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 09:45:57 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 five and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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