A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 12 km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (7 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 593.28 km (369 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005vgx. Unique identifier: us70005vgx. The temblor was picked up at 09:14:07 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/10/19 / 2019-10-10 21:14:07 / October 10, 2019 @ 9:14 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.658 West, latitude -20.7533 South, depth = 593.28 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 12 km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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