A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 287 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (178 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/02/16 / 2016-02-07 14:05:30 / February 7, 2016 @ 2:05 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 620.15 km (385 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004zbw. Id of event: us20004zbw. The temblor was picked up at 02:05:30 / 2:05 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, -178.0911° West, -18.1134° South, depth 620.15 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 287 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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