A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 237 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (147 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -177.6506° West, -18.7535° South, depth 550.54 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 550.54 km (342 miles). The temblor was picked up at 04:46:42 / 4:46 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jk82. Id of event: us1000jk82. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/19 / 2019-03-13 16:46:42 / March 13, 2019 @ 4:46 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 237 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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