A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 171 km SW of Nadi, Fiji (106 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007udc. Event ids that are associated: us10007udc. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/01/17 / 2017-01-03 22:04:51 / January 3, 2017 @ 10:04 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 176.2844° East, -18.9122° South, depth 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:04:51 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 171 km SW of Nadi, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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