A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 95 km S of Ndoi Island, Fiji (59 miles). Exact location of event, depth 557.92 km, -178.7773° West, -21.5112° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bn53. Id of event: us2000bn53. The temblor was picked up at 19:56:21 / 7:56 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 07:56:21 / November 14, 2017 @ 7:56 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 557.92 km (347 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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