A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 224 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (139 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.8966° West, latitude -17.5947° South, depth = 611.67 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 23:12:01 / July 10, 2017 @ 11:12 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 611.67 km (380 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 11:12:01 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009xy5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009xy5.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 224 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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