A 5.3 magnitude earthquake felt in the Western part of Fiji

(fbcnews) – A moderate 5.3 magnitude earthquake with shallow depth of 10km occurred five kilometers North from Navotua, Yasawa late last night.

This was also felt in other parts of Nadi, Ba, and Lautoka.

The minor tremor lasted for at least five seconds.

The Mineral Resources Department confirms that it does not pose any immediate tsunami threat to the region.