A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 85 km WSW of Ceva-i-Ra, Fiji (53 miles). Id of earthquake: us70003ui0. Event ids that are associated: us70003ui0. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 21:24:12 / June 2, 2019 @ 9:24 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 58.76 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 58.76 km, 173.8377° East, -22.0847° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:24:12 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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