A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 133 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (83 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.8613° West, latitude -19.7402° South, depth = 561.39 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:28:29 / 8:28 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 561.39 km (349 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 20:28:29 / September 2, 2017 @ 8:28 pm. Unique identifier: us2000aejc. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aejc.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 three, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 133 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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