A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005kyi. Id of event: us60005kyi. Exact location of event, depth 529.52 km, -179.7796° West, -23.8155° South. The temblor was detected at 01:52:03 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 529.52 km (329 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/09/19 / 2019-09-19 13:52:03 / September 19, 2019 @ 1:52 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: South of the Fiji Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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