A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 63 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (39 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 550.43 km (342 miles). Global time and date of event 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 20:17:20 / June 3, 2017 @ 8:17 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:17:20 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009lhd. Unique identifier: us20009lhd. Exact location of event, depth 550.43 km, -178.0939° West, -20.593° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 63 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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