A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 114 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (71 miles) on Monday. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005pei. Unique identifier: us70005pei. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:24:18 / 4:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.0313 West, latitude -21.6317 South, depth = 570.59 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 570.59 km (355 miles). Global time and date of event 23/09/19 / 2019-09-23 16:24:18 / September 23, 2019 @ 4:24 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 114 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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