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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - South of Fiji Islands on Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - South of Fiji Islands on Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - South of Fiji Islands on Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Sep 26 04:41: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 102.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 26 September 2017 04:20 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.59°S / 176.96°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.8°S/177.02°W (130 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 26 Sep 2017
Tue, 26 Sep 04:20 UTCM 6.4 / 98.1 km- South of the Fiji IslandsUSGS
Tue, 26 Sep 04:20 UTCM 6.4 / 100 km SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDSEMSC

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