A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 56 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (35 miles) on Monday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:50:37 / 7:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/06/17 / 2017-06-19 19:50:37 / June 19, 2017 @ 7:50 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 575.1 km (357 miles). Unique identifier: us20009nm4. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009nm4. Exact location, longitude -178.8132° West, latitude -21.1453° South, depth = 575.1 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 56 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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