A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Fiji region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 388.22 km (241 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:50:12 / 5:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/20 / 2020-10-18 05:50:12 / October 18, 2020 @ 5:50 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000c94n. Event ids that are associated: us6000c94n. Exact location of event, depth 388.22 km, -177.2757° West, -19.0964° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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