A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 261 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (162 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 00:54:43 / June 17, 2017 @ 12:54 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009p2f. Unique identifier: us20009p2f. Exact location of event, depth 571.52 km, -178.5827° West, -17.7379° South. The temblor was reported at 12:54:43 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 571.52 km (355 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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: 261 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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