A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, south of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:29:29 / 7:29 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 517.13 km (321 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.828 West, latitude -23.6108 South, depth = 517.13 km. Id of earthquake: us7000dhxc. Event ids that are associated: us7000dhxc. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/03/21 / 2021-03-10 19:29:29 / March 10, 2021 @ 7:29 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: south of the Fiji Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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