A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 584.64 km, -177.9565° West, -17.9449° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000h63s. Unique identifier: us2000h63s. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:57:58 / 7:57 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/08/18 / 2018-08-24 07:57:58 / August 24, 2018 @ 7:57 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 584.64 km (363 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days four hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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