A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 287 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (178 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.861 West, latitude -18.1797 South, depth = 551.53 km. Event id: us60003t43. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60003t43. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:31:12 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 551.53 km (343 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/05/19 / 2019-05-19 11:31:12 / May 19, 2019 @ 11:31 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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: 287 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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