A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 108 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (67 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/10/17 / 2017-10-30 04:55:33 / October 30, 2017 @ 4:55 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:55:33 / 4:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7337 West, latitude -20.2759 South, depth = 514.09 km. Unique identifier: us2000bkc9. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bkc9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 514.09 km (319 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 108 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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