A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 264 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (164 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.9637 West, latitude -18.3641 South, depth = 616.34 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/04/19 / 2019-04-24 09:04:58 / April 24, 2019 @ 9:04 am. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:04:58 / 9:04 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70003ga8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003ga8. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 616.34 km (383 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 264 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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