A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 88 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji (55 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:23:27 / 4:23 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 16:23:27 / May 11, 2020 @ 4:23 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 440.74 km (274 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.8613 West, latitude -20.7886 South, depth = 440.74 km. Id of earthquake: us70009jq9. Event ids that are associated: us70009jq9.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 88 km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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