A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 625.19 km (388 miles). Event id: us20007dfk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007dfk. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/16 / 2016-09-27 16:09:44 / September 27, 2016 @ 4:09 pm. The temblor was reported at 04:09:44 / 4:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 178.5602 East, latitude -26.308 South, depth = 625.19 km.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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