A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 211 km ESE of Lambasa, Fiji (131 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/08/19 / 2019-08-12 21:05:47 / August 12, 2019 @ 9:05 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -178.9488° West, -17.4532° South, depth 547.82 km. The temblor was detected at 09:05:47 / 9:05 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000570t. Unique identifier: us6000570t. The epicenter was at a depth of 547.82 km (340 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 211 km ESE of Lambasa, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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