A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 83 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (52 miles). Unique identifier: us600089b8. Ids that are associated to the event: us600089b8. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:43:43 / 7:43 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 519.91 km (323 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/20 / 2020-02-25 19:43:43 / February 25, 2020 @ 7:43 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -177.9556° West, -20.3844° South, depth 519.91 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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