A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ala5. Id of event: us7000ala5. The epicenter was at a depth of 581.39 km (361 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/07/20 / 2020-07-05 21:06:51 / July 5, 2020 @ 9:06 pm. The temblor was detected at 21:06:51 / 9:06 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 179.5399 East, latitude -22.7024 South, depth = 581.39 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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