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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - South of Fiji Islands on Friday, 1 February 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - South of Fiji Islands on Friday, 1 February 2019
Feb 2 00:03: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 173.0 to 112.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 1 February 2019 23:48 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 112.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.71°S / 176.53°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.8°S/177.02°W (170 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 1 Feb 2019
Fri, 1 Feb 23:48 UTCM 5.6 / 33 km5.6 SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDSEMSC
Fri, 1 Feb 23:48 UTCM 5.3 / 90.6 km- South of the Fiji IslandsUSGS
Fri, 1 Feb 23:48 UTCM 5.5 / 96 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)
Fri, 1 Feb 23:48 UTCM 5.5 / 139.9 kmSouth of Fiji IslandsGeoAu

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