A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Fiji region (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 618.31 km, -177.8429° West, -18.6857° South. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:04:31 / 8:04 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 618.31 km (384 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000c5a9. Event ids that are associated: us6000c5a9. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/10/20 / 2020-10-03 20:04:31 / October 3, 2020 @ 8:04 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five 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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