A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Fiji region (0 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:00:24 / 2:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 557.24 km (346 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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: us70009qny. Unique identifier: us70009qny. Exact location of event, longitude -177.9749 West, latitude -18.0188 South, depth = 557.24 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 14:00:24 / May 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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