A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 242 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (150 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 621.31 km (386 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us600062qt. Unique identifier: us600062qt. Exact location of earthquake, -177.6332° West, -18.7045° South, depth 621.31 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 11:12:45 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/19 / 2019-10-24 23:12:45 / October 24, 2019 @ 11:12 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 242 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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