A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/19 / 2019-10-31 16:38:38 / October 31, 2019 @ 4:38 pm. Exact location, longitude -176.3919° West, latitude -24.2696° South, depth = 35 km. Unique identifier: us700061p5. Ids that are associated to the event: us700061p5. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 04:38:38 / 4:38 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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