Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Tuesday, 29 January 2019
29 Jan 08:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Depth: 591.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.71°S / 178.4°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (199 km / 124 mi)
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|
|Tue, 29 Jan 08:23 UTC||M 4.7 / 591 km||Fiji Islands Region||GFZ|
|Tue, 29 Jan 08:23 UTC||M 5.1 / 580 km||FIJI REGION||EMSC|
|2019-01-28 20:23:16 -12:00 (29 Jan 08:23:16 UTC)||M 5.1 / 575.4 km||- 283km SE of Lambasa, Fiji||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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