A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 43 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (27 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/17 / 2017-06-16 16:35:43 / June 16, 2017 @ 4:35 pm. Event id: us20009p0s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009p0s. 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 04:35:43 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4639° West, -20.9771° South, depth 601.66 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 601.66 km (374 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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