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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - FIJI REGION on Thursday, 12 October 2017
Depth: 498.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.48°S / 178.65°W
Nearest volcano: Taveuni
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Thu, 12 Oct 08:20:09 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 12 Oct 2017|
|Thu, 12 Oct 08:20 UTC||M 4.6 / 498.2 km||- 240km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji||USGS|
"I felt it" reports:
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Fri, 20 Oct 2017|
|Fri, 20 Oct 20:23 UTC||M 4.6 / 581.5 km - [info]||- 298km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji||[Map]||USGS|
|Sun, 5 Nov 2017|
|Sun, 5 Nov 01:35 UTC||M 4.9 / 484 km - [info]||Fiji Islands Region||[Map]||GFZ|
|Tue, 7 Nov 2017|
|Tue, 7 Nov 09:01 UTC||M 5.6 / 555 km - [info]||Fiji Islands Region||[Map]||GFZ|
|Wed, 8 Nov 2017|
|Wed, 8 Nov 10:29 UTC||M 4.5 / 569 km - [info]|| FIJI REGION||[Map]||EMSC|
|Tue, 14 Nov 2017|
|Tue, 14 Nov 10:50 UTC||M 4.9 / 606 km - [info]||Fiji Islands Region||[Map]||GFZ|
|Sun, 26 Nov 2017|
|Sun, 26 Nov 16:37 UTC||M 4.7 / 352.7 km - [info]||- 242km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji||[Map]||USGS|
|Sun, 26 Nov 18:39 UTC||M 4.5 / 628.4 km - [info]||- 263km SE of Lambasa, Fiji||[Map]||USGS|
|Fri, 1 Dec 2017|
|Fri, 1 Dec 01:18 UTC||M 4.8 / 580 km - [info]||Fiji Islands Region||[Map]||GFZ|
|Thu, 21 Dec 2017|
|Thu, 21 Dec 13:14 UTC||M 5.1 / 559 km - [info]||Fiji Islands Region||[Map]||GFZ|
|Mon, 25 Dec 2017|
|Mon, 25 Dec 13:25 UTC||M 4.6 / 592.6 km - [info]||- 292km SE of Lambasa, Fiji||[Map]||USGS|
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