A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.39 km (5 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000bg1e. Unique identifier: us6000bg1e. Exact location of earthquake, -177.2314° West, -25.9379° South, depth 7.39 km. The temblor was reported at 13:55:13 / 1:55 pm (local time epicenter). 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: 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 13:55:13 / August 11, 2020 @ 1:55 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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