A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 121 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (75 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -177.5757° West, latitude -20.3491° South, depth = 513.82 km. The temblor was reported at 05:57:28 / 5:57 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000hv2w. Unique identifier: us1000hv2w. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 513.82 km (319 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/11/18 / 2018-11-14 17:57:28 / November 14, 2018 @ 5:57 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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