A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -177.4934° West, -25.5593° South, depth 127.91 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/12/18 / 2018-12-10 02:56:30 / December 10, 2018 @ 2:56 am. The temblor was detected at 14:56:30 / 2:56 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000itlk. Unique identifier: us2000itlk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 127.91 km (79 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: South of the Fiji Islands.
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