A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.6897 East, latitude -25.411 South, depth = 514.12 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 514.12 km (319 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/12/15 / 2015-12-11 08:45:36 / December 11, 2015 @ 8:45 am. Event id: us20004hca. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004hca. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:45:36 / 8:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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