A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 601.28 km, -177.8312° West, -17.9665° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:19:20 / 11:19 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us600084qd. Unique identifier: us600084qd. Global time and date of event 21/02/20 / 2020-02-21 11:19:20 / February 21, 2020 @ 11:19 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 601.28 km (374 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 fourteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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