A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 257 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (160 miles). 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 563.47 km (350 miles). Id of earthquake: us70005uh4. Event ids that are associated: us70005uh4. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/10/19 / 2019-10-15 22:41:45 / October 15, 2019 @ 10:41 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:41:45 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 563.47 km, -178.6436° West, -17.7633° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 257 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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