A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (63 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7627 West, latitude -20.3979 South, depth = 529.11 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 529.11 km (329 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:50:51 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/07/17 / 2017-07-02 15:50:51 / July 2, 2017 @ 3:50 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us100097wp. Unique identifier: us100097wp.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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