A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location, longitude 179.6911° East, latitude -25.2565° South, depth = 494.96 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:46:06 / 8:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 20:46:06 / March 23, 2020 @ 8:46 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70008hfi. Unique identifier: us70008hfi. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 494.96 km (308 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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