A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 277 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (172 miles). Global time and date of event 11/09/15 / 2015-09-11 22:35:03 / September 11, 2015 @ 10:35 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:35:03 / 10:35 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -178.4565° West, -18.1517° South, depth 600.52 km. Event id: us20003n04. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20003n04. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 600.52 km (373 miles).
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 four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 277 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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