A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km SW of Ceva-i-Ra, Fiji (68 miles) on Wednesday. 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 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:53:20 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 173.7219 East, latitude -22.3417 South, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us70006qut. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006qut. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/12/19 / 2019-12-25 06:53:20 / December 25, 2019 @ 6:53 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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