A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 228 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji (142 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:01:17 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 656.21 km (408 miles). Exact location of event, depth 656.21 km, -178.9809° West, -18.601° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/04/18 / 2018-04-02 00:01:17 / April 2, 2018 @ 12:01 am. Unique identifier: us2000dxk7. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000dxk7. 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 three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 228 km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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