A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 299 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (186 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/19 / 2019-05-18 04:59:42 / May 18, 2019 @ 4:59 am UTC/GMT. 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 604.93 km (376 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:59:42 / 4:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us60003rr6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60003rr6. Exact location of earthquake, -177.8949° West, -18.0538° South, depth 604.93 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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