A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 43 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (27 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.433° West, latitude -20.953° South, depth = 565.64 km. Unique identifier: us1000d64z. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000d64z. The temblor was detected at 04:36:25 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/03/18 / 2018-03-18 16:36:25 / March 18, 2018 @ 4:36 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 565.64 km (351 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 43 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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