Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 281km SE of Lambasa, Fiji on Friday, 29 March 2019
29 Mar 15:11 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-03-29 02:49:02 -12:00
Depth: 553.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.9397°S / 178.494°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (205 km / 127 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-03-29 02:49:02 -12:00 (29 Mar 14:49:02 UTC)||M 4.6 / 553.1 km||281km SE of Lambasa, Fiji||USGS|
|Fri, 29 Mar 14:47 UTC||M 5.5 / 10 km||Tonga Islands||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
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