A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 102 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (63 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 510.87 km (317 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 04:21:35 / September 26, 2016 @ 4:21 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006snw. Unique identifier: us10006snw. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:21:35 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -177.7413° West, latitude -20.4304° South, depth = 510.87 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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: 102 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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