A earthquake magnitude 6.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 167 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (104 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.4911 West, latitude -21.9688 South, depth = 582.92 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 582.92 km (362 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 6.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:44:44 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 10:44:44 / November 8, 2019 @ 10:44 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000693m. Unique identifier: us6000693m.
Each year there are an estimated 135 quakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 167 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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