A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 55 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (34 miles). Exact location, longitude -178.9277° West, latitude -21.0993° South, depth = 636.92 km. Global time and date of event 24/06/19 / 2019-06-24 16:14:40 / June 24, 2019 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us600045aa. Ids that are associated to the event: us600045aa. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:14:40 / 4:14 am (local time epicenter). 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 636.92 km (396 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 55 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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