A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 134 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (83 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 504.4 km (313 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000bjb7. Id of event: us1000bjb7. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:10:12 / 1:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.4621 West, latitude -20.3235 South, depth = 504.4 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/17 / 2017-11-30 13:10:12 / November 30, 2017 @ 1:10 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 134 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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