A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 16:11:33 / 4:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/11/20 / 2020-11-18 16:11:33 / November 18, 2020 @ 4:11 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 542.29 km (337 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -177.3849 West, latitude -19.2886 South, depth = 542.29 km. Event id: us6000cqum. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cqum.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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