A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Fiji region (0 miles). Event id: us1000gipy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000gipy. Exact location of event, depth 554.73 km, -177.8735° West, -17.7706° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 554.73 km (345 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 23:54:18 / 11:54 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/08/18 / 2018-08-19 11:54:18 / August 19, 2018 @ 11:54 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and eighteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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