A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.5617° West, latitude -17.567° South, depth = 410.18 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005a81. Id of event: us70005a81. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 410.18 km (255 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:03:39 / 5:03 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/08/19 / 2019-08-25 05:03:39 / August 25, 2019 @ 5:03 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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