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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - FIJI REGION on Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - FIJI REGION on Wednesday, 7 December 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 149.0 to 190.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 190.0 to 187.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 187.0 to 163.0 km.
Date & time: Wed, 7 Dec 09:18:54 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 163.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.93°S / 176.34°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 21.38°S/175.65°W (97 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 7 Dec 2016
Wed, 7 Dec 09:18 UTCM 5.0 / 149.1 km- 147km WSW of Vaini, TongaUSGS
Wed, 7 Dec 09:18 UTCM 4.9 / 182 kmFiji Islands RegionGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 13 Dec 2016
Tue, 13 Dec 00:24 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]- 156km SSE of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS
Wed, 14 Dec 2016
Wed, 14 Dec 21:26 UTCM 5.3 / 30 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 15 Dec 2016
Thu, 15 Dec 00:18 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 2016
Sat, 17 Dec 18:49 UTCM 5.2 / 54 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 10 Feb 2017
Fri, 10 Feb 07:18 UTCM 5.4 / 51 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GeoAu
Thu, 23 Feb 2017
Thu, 23 Feb 17:03 UTCM 5.3 / 390 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GeoAu
Sat, 22 Apr 2017
Sat, 22 Apr 22:33 UTCM 4.7 / 251 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 May 2017
Tue, 16 May 07:08 UTCM 5.0 / 135 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Thu, 25 May 2017
Thu, 25 May 06:02 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 26 May 2017
Fri, 26 May 06:27 UTCM 5.0 / 578 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Tue, 30 May 2017
Tue, 30 May 14:57 UTCM 4.6 / 189.2 km - [info]- Fiji region[Map]USGS
Tue, 25 Jul 2017
Tue, 25 Jul 19:23 UTCM 4.7 / 394 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 1 Oct 2017
Sun, 1 Oct 14:08 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] TONGA REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 28 Oct 2017
Sat, 28 Oct 01:52 UTCM 4.6 / 141.4 km - [info]- 231km SW of Vaini, Tonga[Map]USGS
Sat, 4 Nov 2017
Sat, 4 Nov 15:41 UTCM 4.5 / 404 km - [info]- 115km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS

 

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