A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 146 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (91 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: 13/03/19 / 2019-03-13 02:53:23 / March 13, 2019 @ 2:53 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:53:23 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 562.72 km (350 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000jk78. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jk78. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.764 West, latitude -19.6658 South, depth = 562.72 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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