A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Fiji region (0 miles). Event id: us2000h61e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000h61e. The epicenter was at a depth of 599.62 km (373 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -178.3445° West, -18.3053° South, depth 599.62 km. Global time and date of event 22/08/18 / 2018-08-22 18:19:28 / August 22, 2018 @ 6:19 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:19:28 / 6:19 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and three, in the past 30 days two hundred and ten and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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