A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 289 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (180 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 626.1 km (389 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008iph. Unique identifier: us10008iph. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/04/17 / 2017-04-18 17:11:47 / April 18, 2017 @ 5:11 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 05:11:47 / 5:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.397° West, -18.0517° South, depth 626.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 289 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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