A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 538.01 km (334 miles). The temblor was picked up at 09:29:06 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/09/17 / 2017-09-26 21:29:06 / September 26, 2017 @ 9:29 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000av40. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000av40. Exact location of event, depth 538.01 km, -179.9476° West, -23.5856° South.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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