A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 91 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (57 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 485.06 km (301 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:21:09 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000jdf9. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jdf9. Exact location of event, depth 485.06 km, -178.1014° West, -21.2547° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 04:21:09 / March 11, 2019 @ 4:21 am UTC/GMT.
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 one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 91 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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