A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji (65 miles) on Tuesday. Event id: us70009lky. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009lky. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -179.2412° West, latitude -21.4588° South, depth = 613.49 km. The temblor was reported at 15:39:19 / 3:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/05/20 / 2020-05-13 03:39:19 / May 13, 2020 @ 3:39 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 613.49 km (381 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 105 km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji.
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