A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 168 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (104 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 549.09 km (341 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000alb2. Unique identifier: us2000alb2. Exact location, longitude -179.084° West, latitude -22.1327° South, depth = 549.09 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:39:25 / 6:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/09/17 / 2017-09-13 06:39:25 / September 13, 2017 @ 6:39 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 168 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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