A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 509.55 km (317 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009nb1. Event ids that are associated: us20009nb1. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 19:11:44 / June 17, 2017 @ 7:11 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:11:44 / 7:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 509.55 km, 179.8558° East, -24.7942° South.
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: South of the Fiji Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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