A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 41 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (25 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 536.29 km (333 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.3929 West, latitude -20.8894 South, depth = 536.29 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/09/19 / 2019-09-24 07:18:38 / September 24, 2019 @ 7:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:18:38 / 7:18 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005mlv. Id of event: us60005mlv.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel the quake?
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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 41 km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.