A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 286 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (178 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:50:05 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 603.53 km, -177.9864° West, -18.1544° South. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bn70. Id of event: us2000bn70. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 10:50:05 / November 14, 2017 @ 10:50 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 603.53 km (375 miles).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 286 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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