A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 107 km WSW of Lambasa, Fiji (66 miles). Global time and date of event 06/11/17 / 2017-11-06 13:14:17 / November 6, 2017 @ 1:14 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 46.51 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 178.3929° East, latitude -16.6042° South, depth = 46.51 km. The temblor was detected at 01:14:17 / 1:14 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bpmu. Unique identifier: us2000bpmu.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 107 km WSW of Lambasa, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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