A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 476.25 km (296 miles). Exact location of event, depth 476.25 km, 178.5828° East, -20.3673° South. All ids that are associated to the event: us10005h5x. Unique identifier: us10005h5x. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/05/16 / 2016-05-06 22:37:16 / May 6, 2016 @ 10:37 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:37:16 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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: south of the Fiji Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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