A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 296 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (184 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 643.18 km (400 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 643.18 km, -177.4915° West, -18.234° South. The temblor was picked up at 01:30:05 / 1:30 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/10/19 / 2019-10-18 13:30:05 / October 18, 2019 @ 1:30 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us60006298. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006298.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 296 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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