Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 72km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji, on 2018-12-31 01:15:17 -12:00
31 Dec 14:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-12-31 01:15:17 -12:00
Depth: 523.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.5543°S / 178.0087°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 21.15°S/175.75°W (244 km / 152 mi)
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|
|2018-12-31 13:15:17 UTC|
2018-12-31 01:15:17 -12:00
|M 4.7 / 523 km||72km E of Ndoi Island, Fiji||USGS|
|2018-12-31 13:15:08 UTC||M 4.7 / 400 km||FIJI REGION||EMSC|
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