A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 147 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (91 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 525.75 km (327 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -177.4567° West, -20.021° South, depth 525.75 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:10:04 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us600062a2. Event ids that are associated: us600062a2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/19 / 2019-10-19 05:10:04 / October 19, 2019 @ 5:10 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 147 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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