A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/03/16 / 2016-03-30 02:18:03 / March 30, 2016 @ 2:18 am. Exact location of earthquake, 178.4218° East, -25.3546° South, depth 610.08 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:18:03 / 2:18 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20005fli. Unique identifier: us20005fli. The epicenter was at a depth of 610.08 km (379 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight 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.
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