Mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 440 km east of Suva, Central, Fiji, on 2018-11-04 01:27:32 -12:00
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 555 km depth
4 Nov 14:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-11-04 01:27:32 -12:00
Depth: 554.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.804°S / 177.447°W (South Pacific Ocean, Fiji)
Nearby towns and cities:
344 km (213 mi) WNW of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (218 mi) NW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (218 mi) NW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
359 km (223 mi) NW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
365 km (227 mi) W of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (238 mi) NW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
440 km (273 mi) E of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
501 km (311 mi) SW of Hihifo (Tonga) (pop: 815) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||555 km||- 242km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji||USGS|
|M 4.5||555 km||FIJI REGION||EMSC|
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