A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Fiji region (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 625.69 km (389 miles). Id of earthquake: us70009n72. Event ids that are associated: us70009n72. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -177.2997° West, latitude -17.9921° South, depth = 625.69 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:22:15 / 9:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 21:22:15 / May 15, 2020 @ 9:22 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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