A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 150 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (93 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:35:04 / 7:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -177.6834 West, latitude -19.6873 South, depth = 584.5 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 584.5 km (363 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000k833. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000k833. Exact time and date of earthquake 31/03/19 / 2019-03-31 19:35:04 / March 31, 2019 @ 7:35 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 150 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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