A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 237 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (147 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d4en. Id of event: us1000d4en. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.4501 West, latitude -22.6771 South, depth = 565.85 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 20:14:35 / March 14, 2018 @ 8:14 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 565.85 km (352 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:14:35 / 8:14 am (local time epicenter).
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 sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 237 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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