A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20003mxn. Unique identifier: us20003mxn. The temblor was reported at 17:57:46 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/15 / 2015-09-10 05:57:46 / September 10, 2015 @ 5:57 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 369.63 km (230 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -179.1833 West, latitude -25.336 South, depth = 369.63 km.
Each 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: South of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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