A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:28:32 / 5:28 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/10/19 / 2019-10-14 05:28:32 / October 14, 2019 @ 5:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 179.3451° East, -25.4707° South, depth 520.86 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70005u0n. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005u0n. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 520.86 km (324 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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