A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 238 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (148 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/02/16 / 2016-02-06 12:55:57 / February 6, 2016 @ 12:55 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:55:57 / 12:55 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004ybx. Unique identifier: us20004ybx. Exact location of earthquake, -177.6198° West, -18.7553° South, depth 618.46 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 618.46 km (384 miles).
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 one and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 238 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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