A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 35 km WSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (22 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 630.86 km (392 miles). Event id: us70005wp0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005wp0. The temblor was reported at 22:43:36 / 10:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 10:43:36 / October 21, 2019 @ 10:43 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -179.0257° West, latitude -20.7297° South, depth = 630.86 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 35 km WSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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