A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 24 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (15 miles). Exact location of event, depth 593.75 km, -178.8222° West, -20.8401° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60008d88. Ids that are associated to the event: us60008d88. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:22:03 / 10:22 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/03/20 / 2020-03-05 22:22:03 / March 5, 2020 @ 10:22 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 593.75 km (369 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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: 24 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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