A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.6197° West, -25.3366° South, depth 482.48 km. Id of earthquake: us1000hpv1. Event ids that are associated: us1000hpv1. The temblor was detected at 00:00:28 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 482.48 km (300 miles). 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: 04/11/18 / 2018-11-04 12:00:28 / November 4, 2018 @ 12:00 pm.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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