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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South of Fiji Islands on Sunday, 18 December 2016

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - South of Fiji Islands on Sunday, 18 December 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 127.0 to 135.0 km.
Date & time: Sun, 18 Dec 02:24:56 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 135.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.96°S / 176°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 21.38°S/175.65°W (179 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 18 Dec 2016
Sun, 18 Dec 02:24 UTCM 5.2 / 72 km TONGA REGIONEMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 02:24 UTCM 5.2 / 65.6 km- 209km SSW of `Ohonua, TongaUSGS
Sun, 18 Dec 02:24 UTCM 5.3 / 85 kmTonga Islands RegionGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 27 Jan 2017
Fri, 27 Jan 13:49 UTCM 4.7 / 410 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 17 Mar 2017
Fri, 17 Mar 10:18 UTCM 5.6 / 139 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 5 May 2017
Fri, 5 May 01:23 UTCM 5.2 / 106 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 16 May 2017
Tue, 16 May 07:08 UTCM 5.0 / 135 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 16 May 15:29 UTCM 5.3 / 278 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Thu, 25 May 2017
Thu, 25 May 06:02 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 9 Jun 2017
Fri, 9 Jun 17:16 UTCM 4.7 / 176 km - [info] SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 23 Jun 2017
Fri, 23 Jun 21:33 UTCM 5.3 / 137 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 25 Jul 2017
Tue, 25 Jul 01:11 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 26 Aug 2017
Sat, 26 Aug 21:24 UTCM 5.2 / 232 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 26 Sep 04:20 UTCM 6.3 / 102 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
Mon, 16 Oct 2017
Mon, 16 Oct 18:09 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 16 Oct 18:20 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] TONGA REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 16 Oct 18:36 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Tonga Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 16 Oct 20:03 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] TONGA REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 16 Oct 23:52 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 284km SSW of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS
Wed, 18 Oct 2017
Wed, 18 Oct 16:26 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 282km SSW of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 20 Oct 2017
Fri, 20 Oct 13:00 UTCM 4.9 / 59.8 km - [info]- 281km SSW of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 20 Oct 13:06 UTCM 4.9 / 82.8 km - [info]- 277km SSW of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS
Sat, 28 Oct 2017
Sat, 28 Oct 01:52 UTCM 4.6 / 141.4 km - [info]- 231km SW of Vaini, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 17 Nov 2017
Fri, 17 Nov 01:53 UTCM 4.6 / 305.2 km - [info]- 284km SSE of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Nov 2017
Tue, 21 Nov 09:31 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 108km SE of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS

 

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