A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 246 km SSW of Suva, Fiji (153 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000e0r3. Unique identifier: us2000e0r3. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/04/18 / 2018-04-15 23:12:57 / April 15, 2018 @ 11:12 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 177.416 East, latitude -20.1458 South, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:12:57 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 246 km SSW of Suva, Fiji.
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