A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 149 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (93 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60008cx7. Unique identifier: us60008cx7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 553.87 km (344 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/03/20 / 2020-03-09 23:47:02 / March 9, 2020 @ 11:47 pm. The temblor was reported at 11:47:02 / 11:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -177.5086° West, latitude -19.9° South, depth = 553.87 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 149 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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