A earthquake magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 41 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (25 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 617 km (383 miles). Unique identifier: at00px5tik. Ids that are associated to the event: at00px5tik, pt19244000. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/09/19 / 2019-09-01 15:54:20 / September 1, 2019 @ 3:54 pm. Exact location, longitude -178.4° West, latitude -20.4° South, depth = 617 km. The temblor was reported at 03:54:20 / 3:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Ndoi Island in Fiji (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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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. 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: 41 km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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