A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 170 km SSW of Suva, Fiji (106 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 177.7406° East, -19.5324° South, depth 52.2 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 52.2 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/09/16 / 2016-09-26 20:15:12 / September 26, 2016 @ 8:15 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006sy5. Unique identifier: us10006sy5. 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 08:15:12 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 170 km SSW of Suva, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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