A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 24 km W of Ndoi Island, Fiji (15 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009lj8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009lj8. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:07:21 / 9:07 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/06/17 / 2017-06-04 09:07:21 / June 4, 2017 @ 9:07 am. Exact location of event, depth 646.46 km, -178.9357° West, -20.6792° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 646.46 km (402 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 24 km W of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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