A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 118 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (73 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 459.4 km (285 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 10:37:01 / 10:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -177.5586° West, -20.6581° South, depth 459.4 km. Event id: us70003v0k. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003v0k. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 22:37:01 / June 3, 2019 @ 10:37 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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