A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 533.88 km, -179.558° West, -23.7279° South. The temblor was reported at 08:47:04 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 533.88 km (332 miles). Event id: us1000ggrx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ggrx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/08/18 / 2018-08-18 20:47:04 / August 18, 2018 @ 8:47 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and six 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: South of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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