A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/10/15 / 2015-10-30 19:20:49 / October 30, 2015 @ 7:20 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us200040vy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200040vy. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 509.85 km (317 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 179.9497° East, -23.5628° South, depth 509.85 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:20:49 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: South of the Fiji Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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