A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 265 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji (165 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 10:15:33 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -178.5504° West, -17.7674° South, depth 607.35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/03/20 / 2020-03-27 22:15:33 / March 27, 2020 @ 10:15 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 607.35 km (377 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008kag. Id of event: us70008kag.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 265 km SE of Lambasa, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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