A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 149 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (93 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 583.27 km (362 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/19 / 2019-11-25 03:16:54 / November 25, 2019 @ 3:16 am. Exact location, longitude -179.3663° West, latitude -21.8422° South, depth = 583.27 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70006fk4. Unique identifier: us70006fk4. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:16:54 / 3:16 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 149 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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