A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes Fiji region (0 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:38:35 / 2:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3961 West, latitude -20.9427 South, depth = 573.14 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 02:38:35 / December 11, 2020 @ 2:38 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000crjv. Id of event: us7000crjv. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 573.14 km (356 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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