A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 112 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji (70 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:16:47 / 6:16 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 505.35 km (314 miles). Global time and date of event 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 18:16:47 / May 11, 2020 @ 6:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -177.7139° West, latitude -20.2348° South, depth = 505.35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009jqd. Id of event: us70009jqd.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 112 km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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