A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 119 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (74 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:46:36 / 3:46 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004ule. Id of event: us20004ule. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/01/16 / 2016-01-26 03:46:36 / January 26, 2016 @ 3:46 am. Exact location of earthquake, -177.5532° West, -20.5656° South, depth 508.35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 508.35 km (316 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 119 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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