A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Fiji region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 584.15 km (363 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -177.255° West, -17.8293° South, depth 584.15 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000h2t3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000h2t3. The temblor was reported at 08:42:34 / 8:42 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/09/18 / 2018-09-19 20:42:34 / September 19, 2018 @ 8:42 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days three hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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