A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/07/18 / 2018-07-04 15:23:47 / July 4, 2018 @ 3:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.2448 West, latitude -24.5512 South, depth = 93.22 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 93.22 km (58 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:23:47 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000g1df. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000g1df.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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