Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - South of the Fiji Islands on Tuesday, 23 October 2018
23 Oct 07:31 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-10-22 19:18:10 -12:00
Depth: 523.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.9418°S / 179.5854°W (Fiji)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-10-22 19:18:10 -12:00 (23 Oct 07:18:10 UTC)||M 4.7 / 523.7 km||- South of the Fiji Islands||USGS|
|Tue, 23 Oct 07:18 UTC||M 4.6 / 538 km||South of Fiji Islands||GFZ|
|Tue, 23 Oct 07:18 UTC||M 4.7 / 534 km||SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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