A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/03/19 / 2019-03-25 12:49:47 / March 25, 2019 @ 12:49 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 00:49:47 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -179.8822° West, -23.7251° South, depth 504.62 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 504.62 km (314 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jl95. Id of event: us1000jl95.
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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