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Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Sunday, 19 August 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Sunday, 19 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Sunday, 19 August 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 430.0 to 426.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 426.0 to 427.0 km.
Date & time: Sun, 19 Aug 04:28:59 UTC
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 427.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.03°S / 178.02°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (215 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5*10^14 J (139 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 19 Aug 2018
Sun, 19 Aug 04:28 UTCM 6.8 / 422.8 km- 282km ESE of Lambasa, FijiUSGS
Sun, 19 Aug 04:28 UTCM 6.8 / 420 km FIJI REGIONEMSC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Nukalofa tonga / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 18 Nov 2018
Sun, 18 Nov 20:25 UTCM 6.5 / 536 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Mon, 17 Dec 00:22 UTCM 4.8 / 502 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 21 Dec 2018
Fri, 21 Dec 23:46 UTCM 4.6 / 550 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 10 Jan 2019
Thu, 10 Jan 16:15 UTCM 4.7 / 382 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 12 Jan 2019
Sat, 12 Jan 06:48 UTCM 5.3 / 604.9 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 15 Jan 2019
Tue, 15 Jan 18:47 UTCM 4.6 / 607 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Sun, 27 Jan 2019
Sun, 27 Jan 01:51 UTCM 5.4 / 611.1 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 28 Jan 2019
Mon, 28 Jan 16:00 UTCM 5.3 / 626 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Tue, 29 Jan 2019
Tue, 29 Jan 08:23 UTCM 4.7 / 591 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 31 Jan 2019
Thu, 31 Jan 09:37 UTCM 5.1 / 565.4 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Sun, 17 Feb 2019
Sun, 17 Feb 18:03 UTCM 4.7 / 594.9 km - [info]Fiji region[Map]USGS
Sun, 10 Mar 2019
Sun, 10 Mar 08:12 UTCM 5.9 / 571 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 10 Mar 08:23 UTCM 5.3 / 567 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]BMKG
Tue, 12 Mar 2019
Tue, 12 Mar 03:25 UTCM 5.0 / 618 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Wed, 20 Mar 13:22 UTCM 4.9 / 491.5 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 29 Mar 2019
Fri, 29 Mar 14:49 UTCM 5.0 / 543 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]BMKG
Fri, 29 Mar 14:49 UTCM 4.6 / 553.1 km - [info]281km SE of Lambasa, Fiji[Map]USGS
Sun, 31 Mar 2019
Sun, 31 Mar 15:40 UTCM 4.4 / 550 km - [info]Fiji Region[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Apr 2019
Fri, 12 Apr 02:28 UTCM 4.6 / 616 km - [info]Fiji Region[Map]EMSC
Thu, 18 Apr 2019
Thu, 18 Apr 08:57 UTCM 4.4 / 526 km - [info]Fiji Region[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Apr 2019
Sun, 21 Apr 05:09 UTCM 4.9 / 22.4 km - [info]269km SSE of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna (Fiji)[Map]USGS
Mon, 22 Apr 2019
Mon, 22 Apr 12:30 UTCM 4.5 / 552 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 2 May 2019
Thu, 2 May 06:17 UTCM 4.3 / 616.2 km - [info]Fiji region[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 May 2019
Sun, 12 May 02:47 UTCM 5.0 / 579 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 8 Jun 2019
Sat, 8 Jun 14:10 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region (Tonga)[Map]BMKG
Sat, 8 Jun 14:11 UTCM 4.8 / 558 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 14 Jun 2019
Fri, 14 Jun 07:54 UTCM 5.4 / 517 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region
I FELT IT
[Map]GFZ

 

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