A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 293 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (182 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 02/03/19 / 2019-03-02 00:59:02 / March 2, 2019 @ 12:59 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 619.21 km (385 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 temblor was detected at 12:59:02 / 12:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 619.21 km, -177.801° West, -18.1352° South. Unique identifier: us1000jdpe. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jdpe.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-three 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.
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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: 293 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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