A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -179.5548° West, latitude -23.6524° South, depth = 523.3 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10008wg4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008wg4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 20:20:57 / May 13, 2017 @ 8:20 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:20:57 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 523.3 km (325 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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