A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 294 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (183 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 06:21:27 / November 19, 2017 @ 6:21 am. Event id: us2000br9r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000br9r. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -178.3132° West, -18.0147° South, depth 619.06 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 619.06 km (385 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:21:27 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 294 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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