A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Fiji region (0 miles). Event id: us6000d1ur. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d1ur. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/12/20 / 2020-12-17 01:30:37 / December 17, 2020 @ 1:30 am. Exact location, longitude -178.1874° West, latitude -20.1416° South, depth = 543.86 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 543.86 km (338 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:30:37 / 1:30 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four 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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