A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Unique identifier: us1000h3tz. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000h3tz. Global time and date of event 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 15:43:26 / September 23, 2018 @ 3:43 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 540.93 km (336 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:43:26 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 179.3381° East, -23.5046° South, depth 540.93 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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