A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -179.6224° West, -25.4575° South, depth 438.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 438.2 km (272 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000742r. Unique identifier: us1000742r. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:26:17 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/11/16 / 2016-11-04 10:26:17 / November 4, 2016 @ 10:26 am UTC/GMT.
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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: South of the Fiji Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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