A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.2243 West, latitude -17.3508 South, depth = 425.48 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 23:47:36 / August 19, 2018 @ 11:47 pm. The temblor was reported at 11:47:36 / 11:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 425.48 km (264 miles). Event id: us1000givp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000givp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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