A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 30/05/19 / 2019-05-30 15:00:20 / May 30, 2019 @ 3:00 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:00:20 / 3:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -178.1165 West, latitude -17.7418 South, depth = 575.72 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 575.72 km (358 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003wpe. Unique identifier: us70003wpe.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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