A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 274 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (170 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3072° West, -18.1968° South, depth 552.61 km. Event id: us70003mm3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003mm3. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 552.61 km (343 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:06:52 / 10:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/05/19 / 2019-05-11 10:06:52 / May 11, 2019 @ 10:06 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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