A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 157 km E of Labasa, Fiji (98 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.1696 West, latitude -16.331 South, depth = 586.4 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:54:59 / 12:54 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 586.4 km (364 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a013. Id of event: us6000a013. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 00:54:59 / May 19, 2020 @ 12:54 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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: 157 km E of Labasa, Fiji. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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