A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 20 km NW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (12 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 05:35:31 / October 13, 2019 @ 5:35 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 631.66 km (392 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.8395 West, latitude -20.5182 South, depth = 631.66 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:35:31 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005wv7. Unique identifier: us70005wv7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 20 km NW of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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