A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 571.71 km (355 miles). Id of earthquake: us70005qzd. Event ids that are associated: us70005qzd. Exact location of earthquake, -177.8679° West, -18.0192° South, depth 571.71 km. The temblor was detected at 12:38:50 / 12:38 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/10/19 / 2019-10-05 00:38:50 / October 5, 2019 @ 12:38 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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