A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 85 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (53 miles). Event id: us100096dx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100096dx. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8878 West, latitude -20.5167 South, depth = 547.25 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:56:56 / 1:56 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 547.25 km (340 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/06/17 / 2017-06-26 01:56:56 / June 26, 2017 @ 1:56 am UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 85 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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