A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 121 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (75 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 511.5 km (318 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 17:09:47 / 5:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -177.572° West, -20.3888° South, depth 511.5 km. Unique identifier: us2000gi9y. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000gi9y. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/07/18 / 2018-07-26 05:09:47 / July 26, 2018 @ 5:09 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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: 121 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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