A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000d15y. Unique identifier: us1000d15y. The epicenter was at a depth of 507.34 km (315 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.7687 East, latitude -25.4071 South, depth = 507.34 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 21:44:33 / March 7, 2018 @ 9:44 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 09:44:33 / 9:44 am (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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