A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 197 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (122 miles). Global time and date of event 06/07/17 / 2017-07-06 21:20:45 / July 6, 2017 @ 9:20 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 561.48 km, -177.2034° West, -19.56° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 561.48 km (349 miles). Unique identifier: us1000996j. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000996j. The temblor was detected at 09:20:45 / 9:20 am (local time epicenter). 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and 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: 197 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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