A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 155 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (96 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:29:39 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us70005m5n. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005m5n. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/09/19 / 2019-09-27 02:29:39 / September 27, 2019 @ 2:29 am. Exact location of earthquake, -179.3607° West, -21.913° South, depth 604.95 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 604.95 km (376 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 155 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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