A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 242 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (150 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/11/17 / 2017-11-26 16:37:41 / November 26, 2017 @ 4:37 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.0302 West, latitude -19.1364 South, depth = 352.69 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:37:41 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 352.69 km (219 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000buj2. Event ids that are associated: us2000buj2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 242 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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