Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Fiji Region on Thursday, 21 March 2019
21 Mar 06:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 611.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.22°S / 178.29°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (241 km / 150 mi)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 21 Mar 05:40 UTC||M 4.3 / 611 km||Fiji Region||EMSC|
|2019-03-20 17:40:44 -12:00 (21 Mar 05:40:44 UTC)||M 4.3 / 610.7 km||272km N of Ndoi Island, Fiji||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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