A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). 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 496.75 km (309 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 15:43:23 / May 11, 2020 @ 3:43 pm. Id of earthquake: us70009jqe. Event ids that are associated: us70009jqe. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.9839 West, latitude -23.8918 South, depth = 496.75 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:43:23 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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