A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 173 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (107 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/06/18 / 2018-06-09 12:07:22 / June 9, 2018 @ 12:07 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 00:07:22 / 12:07 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000eq42. Id of event: us1000eq42. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 501.11 km (311 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 501.11 km, -177.2807° West, -19.8337° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. 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: 173 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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