A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 198 km ESE of Lambasa, Fiji (123 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 06:43:33 / 6:43 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us60008gl0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60008gl0. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 551.75 km (343 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -179.052° West, latitude -17.3909° South, depth = 551.75 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 18:43:33 / March 11, 2020 @ 6:43 pm.
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 four, 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 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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 198 km ESE of Lambasa, Fiji.
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