A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported Fiji region (0 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 08:24:41 / 8:24 am (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: 10/09/18 / 2018-09-10 20:24:41 / September 10, 2018 @ 8:24 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 581.17 km (361 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9407 West, latitude -17.9857 South, depth = 581.17 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000hc33. Unique identifier: us2000hc33.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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