A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Event id: us20009xy2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009xy2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 558.9 km (347 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 558.9 km, 179.8526° East, -23.9582° South. The temblor was detected at 22:10:20 / 10:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 22:10:20 / July 10, 2017 @ 10:10 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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