A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.7921° West, -23.6456° South, depth 532.46 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:36:02 / 12:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/07/19 / 2019-07-16 12:36:02 / July 16, 2019 @ 12:36 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70004lc7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004lc7. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 532.46 km (331 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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