A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 228 km E of Levuka, Fiji (142 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.5595° West, -17.6887° South, depth 536.64 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:28:58 / 7:28 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 536.64 km (333 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 12/02/21 / 2021-02-12 07:28:58 / February 12, 2021 @ 7:28 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us6000dgwt. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dgwt.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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