A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 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). Global time and date of event 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 02:04:05 / December 17, 2019 @ 2:04 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us60006shv. Unique identifier: us60006shv. Exact location of earthquake, -179.9663° West, -23.4153° South, depth 542.41 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:04:05 / 2:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 542.41 km (337 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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