A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 204 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (127 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 06:35:20 / 6:35 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 470.94 km (293 miles). Exact location of event, depth 470.94 km, -177.6845° West, -19.0747° South. Event id: us600085ax. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600085ax. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/20 / 2020-02-22 18:35:20 / February 22, 2020 @ 6:35 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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