A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us1000aymf. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000aymf. Exact location of earthquake, -177.3001° West, -23.132° South, depth 174.81 km. The temblor was reported at 23:04:48 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 174.81 km (109 miles). Global time and date of event 22/10/17 / 2017-10-22 11:04:48 / October 22, 2017 @ 11:04 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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