A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 498.21 km, -179.834° West, -24.5125° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 02:12:31 / November 23, 2019 @ 2:12 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:12:31 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 498.21 km (310 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70006eh1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006eh1.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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