A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 112 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (70 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -177.673 West, latitude -20.3533 South, depth = 536.64 km. 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 536.64 km (333 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:30:36 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007rxj. Id of event: us70007rxj. Global time and date of event 10/02/20 / 2020-02-10 17:30:36 / February 10, 2020 @ 5:30 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 112 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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