A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 153.94 km (96 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:42:22 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 02/09/15 / 2015-09-02 11:42:22 / September 2, 2015 @ 11:42 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -176.1395° West, latitude -21.9599° South, depth = 153.94 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20003jmv. Ids that are associated to the event: us20003jmv.
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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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