A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 114 km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (71 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:45:33 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100098cb. Ids that are associated to the event: us100098cb. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/07/17 / 2017-07-09 06:45:33 / July 9, 2017 @ 6:45 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 381.37 km (237 miles). Exact location of event, depth 381.37 km, -178.1527° West, -21.5508° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 114 km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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