A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 527.04 km (327 miles). 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: us6000ahts. Unique identifier: us6000ahts. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:14:08 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/06/20 / 2020-06-17 16:14:08 / June 17, 2020 @ 4:14 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 179.694 East, latitude -24.5198 South, depth = 527.04 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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