A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 124 km NNW of Lautoka, Fiji (77 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bpm8. Unique identifier: us2000bpm8. The temblor was picked up at 12:32:05 / 12:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 177.0735 East, latitude -16.5593 South, depth = 23.02 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 23.02 km (14 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/11/17 / 2017-11-06 00:32:05 / November 6, 2017 @ 12:32 am.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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