Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Thursday, 6 December 2018
6 Dec 04:21 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Depth: 574.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.1°S / 178.08°W (Fiji)
Primary data source: GFZ
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|
|Thu, 6 Dec 04:09 UTC||M 4.7 / 574 km||Fiji Islands Region||GFZ|
|Thu, 6 Dec 04:09 UTC||M 5.0 / 575 km||FIJI REGION||EMSC|
|Thu, 6 Dec 04:09 UTC||M 5.0 / 567.9 km||Fiji Islands Region||GeoAu|
|2018-12-05 16:09:38 -12:00 (6 Dec 04:09:38 UTC)||M 4.9 / 564.8 km||- 282km NNE of Ndoi Island, Fiji||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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