A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 179.9745° East, latitude -23.6119° South, depth = 532.36 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:46:23 / 9:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 532.36 km (331 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/10/20 / 2020-10-04 21:46:23 / October 4, 2020 @ 9:46 pm. Unique identifier: us6000c6tg. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c6tg.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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