A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 160 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (99 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:51:09 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10007cf5. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007cf5. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/11/16 / 2016-11-26 00:51:09 / November 26, 2016 @ 12:51 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 571.22 km (355 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.6463 West, latitude -19.6009 South, depth = 571.22 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 160 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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