A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 511.07 km (318 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 22:42:46 / April 5, 2016 @ 10:42 pm. Exact location of event, depth 511.07 km, 179.9867° East, -24.5628° South. Unique identifier: us20005hh3. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005hh3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:42:46 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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