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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 560.0 to 555.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 7 Nov 09:01:40 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 555.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.63°S / 178.48°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (188 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 7 Nov 2017
Tue, 7 Nov 09:01 UTCM 5.7 / 545 km FIJI REGIONEMSC
Tue, 7 Nov 09:01 UTCM 5.7 / 554.7 km- 261km ESE of Lambasa, FijiUSGS
Tue, 7 Nov 09:01 UTCM 6.0 / 557 kmFiji Islands RegionGeoAu

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 8 Nov 2017
Wed, 8 Nov 10:29 UTCM 4.5 / 569 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 14 Nov 2017
Tue, 14 Nov 10:50 UTCM 4.9 / 606 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sun, 26 Nov 2017
Sun, 26 Nov 18:39 UTCM 4.5 / 628.4 km - [info]- 263km SE of Lambasa, Fiji[Map]USGS
Fri, 1 Dec 2017
Fri, 1 Dec 01:18 UTCM 4.8 / 580 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 16 Dec 2017
Sat, 16 Dec 11:22 UTCM 4.9 / 402 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 25 Dec 2017
Mon, 25 Dec 13:25 UTCM 4.6 / 592.6 km - [info]- 292km SE of Lambasa, Fiji[Map]USGS

 

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