Earthquake: 6.7 quake hits near Ndoi Island, Fiji

An earthquake occurred Sunday near Ndoi Island in Fiji, according to the USGS.

A magnitude 6.7 earthquake was reported Sunday morning at 8:54 a.m. Pacific time 25 miles from Ndoi Island, Fiji, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was farther than 100 miles from a city.

In the last 10 days, there have been four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.


The earthquake occurred at a depth of 375.4 miles.

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