A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 218 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (135 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:27:11 / 3:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4772° West, -18.6893° South, depth 559.99 km. Unique identifier: us1000gitb. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000gitb. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 559.99 km (348 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 03:27:11 / August 19, 2018 @ 3:27 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-six, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and one 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.
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