A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 283 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (176 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.4441 West, latitude -17.9054 South, depth = 561.52 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us60006pb6. Unique identifier: us60006pb6. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/11/19 / 2019-11-26 15:09:48 / November 26, 2019 @ 3:09 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 561.52 km (349 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:09:48 / 3:09 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 283 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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