A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 83 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (52 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/07/17 / 2017-07-07 20:11:07 / July 7, 2017 @ 8:11 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.1611 West, latitude -20.0943 South, depth = 591.08 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009w0w. Event ids that are associated: us20009w0w. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:11:07 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 591.08 km (367 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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