A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (68 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 04:42:10 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20008trn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008trn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 511.78 km (318 miles). Exact location of event, depth 511.78 km, -177.7296° West, -20.2521° South. Global time and date of event 14/03/17 / 2017-03-14 16:42:10 / March 14, 2017 @ 4:42 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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