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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Monday, 21 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Monday, 21 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Monday, 21 July 2014
Jul 21 19:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 6.6.
Date & time: Mon, 21 Jul 14:54:41 UTC
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 607.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.76°S / 178.49°W
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 21.15°S/175.75°W (310 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 21 Jul
Mon, 21 Jul 14:54 UTCM 6.9 / 616.4 km94km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Dayton / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Assam,gossaigaon / MMI VI (Strong shaking): So dangerous earthquake it's came so first.
Assam,gossaigaon / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 23 Jul
Wed, 23 Jul 00:27 UTCM 5.2 / 457 km - [info] (207 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 23 Jul 12:29 UTCM 4.3 / 597 km - [info] (287 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 4 Aug
Mon, 4 Aug 19:47 UTCM 4.0 / 497.3 km - [info] (189 km)
[Map]
GEONET (NZ)
Wed, 6 Aug
Wed, 6 Aug 09:12 UTCM 4.5 / 558 km - [info] (252 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 6 Aug 09:12 UTCM 4.5 / 574 km - [info] (252 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 7 Aug
Thu, 7 Aug 18:56 UTCM 5.0 / 514 km - [info] (212 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 12 Aug
Tue, 12 Aug 11:06 UTCM 4.7 / 290 km - [info] (149 km)4.7 FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 12 Aug 11:06 UTCM 4.7 / 290 km - [info] (149 km)4.7 FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 8 Sep
Mon, 8 Sep 21:36 UTCM 5.0 / 486 km - [info] (185 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 19 Sep
Fri, 19 Sep 18:15 UTCM 4.7 / 519 km - [info] (274 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 23 Sep
Tue, 23 Sep 04:12 UTCM 4.6 / 655 km - [info] (322 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 26 Sep
Fri, 26 Sep 10:21 UTCM 4.7 / 677 km - [info] (339 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 5 Oct
Sun, 5 Oct 06:40 UTCM 4.3 / 603.5 km - [info] (299 km)172km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 11 Oct
Sat, 11 Oct 07:44 UTCM 4.5 / 587.1 km - [info] (276 km)90km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 18 Oct
Sat, 18 Oct 18:17 UTCM 4.4 / 638 km - [info] (338 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 1 Nov
Sat, 1 Nov 18:57 UTCM 7.0 / 409 km - [info] (250 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Nuku'alofa (322.3 km ESE from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very mild in Nuku'alofa. Three people in our house felt it, a fourth slept through it.
Tue, 4 Nov
Tue, 4 Nov 01:08 UTCM 4.7 / 432.5 km - [info] (252 km)136km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 25 Nov
Tue, 25 Nov 23:37 UTCM 4.5 / 544.6 km - [info] (219 km)167km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
[Map]
USGS
Port Vila (Vanuatu) (1520 km W from epicenter)(no details): J'étais assis au sol pendant le travail quand j'ai ressenti la secousse. J'avais la tête un peu étourdie et entendu un bruit sourd. Rien du plus. (via EMSC)
Sat, 13 Dec
Sat, 13 Dec 21:51 UTCM 4.5 / 489 km - [info] (237 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 15 Dec
Mon, 15 Dec 02:22 UTCM 4.7 / 531 km - [info] (220 km) FIJI REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 29 Dec
Mon, 29 Dec 23:37 UTCM 5.2 / 500 km - [info] (209 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 30 Dec
Tue, 30 Dec 21:17 UTCM 6.1 / 598.2 km - [info] (305 km)37km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 31 Dec
Wed, 31 Dec 00:06 UTCM 5.2 / 600 km - [info] (296 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 31 Dec 00:06 UTCM 5.9 / 600 km - [info] (309 km)Fiji Islands Region
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 31 Dec 02:59 UTCM 4.7 / 593.8 km - [info] (307 km)36km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji
[Map]
USGS

 

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