A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 85 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (53 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:03:56 / 6:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 499.46 km, -177.8846° West, -20.5782° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 499.46 km (310 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us100095je. Ids that are associated to the event: us100095je. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 06:03:56 / June 25, 2017 @ 6:03 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each 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 ten, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 85 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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