A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 144 km ESE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (89 miles). Exact location, longitude -177.4992° West, latitude -21.307° South, depth = 422.82 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 422.82 km (263 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 03/11/18 / 2018-11-03 03:08:31 / November 3, 2018 @ 3:08 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000i6am. Unique identifier: us2000i6am. The temblor was detected at 15:08:31 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 144 km ESE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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