A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 279 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (173 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 01:31:59 / 1:31 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dd4q. Unique identifier: us2000dd4q. The epicenter was at a depth of 608.93 km (378 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.2419° West, latitude -18.162° South, depth = 608.93 km. Global time and date of event 26/02/18 / 2018-02-26 13:31:59 / February 26, 2018 @ 1:31 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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