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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Monday, 18 July 2016

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Monday, 18 July 2016
Jul 18 21:18: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 575.0 to 574.0 km.
Jul 18 21:18: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 574.0 to 576.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 576.0 to 571.0 km.
Jul 18 21:22: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 571.0 to 570.0 km.
Jul 18 21:23: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 570.0 to 562.0 km.
Jul 19 07:48: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.4.
Date & time: Mon, 18 Jul 21:09:26 UTC
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 562.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.09°S / 177.46°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Falcon Island (247 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^12 J (2.21 GWh / 1898 tons of TNT / 0.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 18 Jul 2016
Mon, 18 Jul 21:09 UTCM 5.3 / 566 km FIJI REGIONEMSC
Mon, 18 Jul 21:09 UTCM 5.0 / 563.8 km- 215km NE of Ndoi Island, FijiUSGS
Mon, 18 Jul 21:09 UTCM 5.8 / 566 kmFiji Islands RegionGeoAu
Mon, 18 Jul 21:09 UTCM 5.2 / 550 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

"I felt it" reports:
agoo LA union / MMI II (Very weak shaking)

 

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