A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 22 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (14 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 571.16 km, -178.4911° West, -20.5927° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/02/17 / 2017-02-19 06:04:20 / February 19, 2017 @ 6:04 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us100085r6. Ids that are associated to the event: us100085r6. The epicenter was at a depth of 571.16 km (355 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:04:20 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty 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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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: 22 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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