A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 293 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (182 miles). Id of earthquake: us100096pt. Event ids that are associated: us100096pt. Exact location of earthquake, -178.3319° West, -17.9075° South, depth 577.58 km. Global time and date of event 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 16:53:39 / June 27, 2017 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:53:39 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 577.58 km (359 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 293 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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