Strong Earthquake of magnitude ‘6.4’ hits Fiji

Wellington: A solid 6.4-size earthquake struck off Fiji on Saturday, United Sates seismologists stated, however it was significantly profound and there were no reports of harm or damage.

The seaward earthquake hit at 3 pm (0200 GMT) and was based on 287 kilometers east of Suva, at a profundity of 538 kilometers, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said. The Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center did not quickly issue any notices.

The earthquake happened in the supposed Pacific Ring of Fire, a region of incessant seismic action because of impacts between continental plates.