A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 283 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (176 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:19:31 / 7:19 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60008fjw. Event ids that are associated: us60008fjw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 579.33 km (360 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -178.1111° West, -18.1538° South, depth 579.33 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/03/20 / 2020-03-14 07:19:31 / March 14, 2020 @ 7:19 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 283 km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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