A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ad5w. Unique identifier: us2000ad5w. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 518.15 km (322 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 518.15 km, 179.8228° East, -23.6532° South. The temblor was reported at 07:10:33 / 7:10 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/08/17 / 2017-08-25 19:10:33 / August 25, 2017 @ 7:10 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: South of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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