A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 193 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (120 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:41:38 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 02:41:38 / November 23, 2019 @ 2:41 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -176.9504 West, latitude -20.0786 South, depth = 416.08 km. Event id: us70006eh9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006eh9. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 416.08 km (259 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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