A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 218 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (135 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:11:09 / 10:11 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/11/19 / 2019-11-19 10:11:09 / November 19, 2019 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70006dnl. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006dnl. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 538.9 km (335 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.6035 West, latitude -18.9756 South, depth = 538.9 km.
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 four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 218 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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