A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 122 km SW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (76 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:18:19 / 10:18 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 633.3 km (394 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 633.3 km, -179.3609° West, -21.5667° South. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 22:18:19 / May 10, 2020 @ 10:18 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70009gu6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009gu6.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 122 km SW of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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