A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 128 km SW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (80 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:30:33 / 12:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 605.56 km (376 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/03/19 / 2019-03-19 00:30:33 / March 19, 2019 @ 12:30 am. Exact location of earthquake, -179.5024° West, -21.5297° South, depth 605.56 km. Id of earthquake: us2000k5zt. Event ids that are associated: us2000k5zt. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 128 km SW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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