A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 204 km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (127 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:23:32 / 7:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 389.14 km (242 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 19:23:32 / July 25, 2017 @ 7:23 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.0622° West, latitude -22.3957° South, depth = 389.14 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a11a. Id of event: us2000a11a.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 204 km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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