A earthquake magnitude 6.4 (ml/mb) strikes South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/09/17 / 2017-09-26 04:20:00 / September 26, 2017 @ 4:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -176.9366° West, -23.7135° South, depth 98.07 km. A tsunami warning has been issued near the Fiji Islands (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 6.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:20:00 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 98.07 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: at00owvddb, us2000autd, pt17269000. Unique identifier: us2000autd.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: South of the Fiji Islands.
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