Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Fiji Region on Sunday, 31 March 2019
31 Mar 15:59 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 550.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.83°S / 178.25°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (220 km / 137 mi)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 31 Mar 15:40 UTC||M 4.4 / 550 km||Fiji Region||EMSC|
|2019-03-31 03:40:02 -12:00 (31 Mar 15:40:02 UTC)||M 4.4 / 550.2 km||296km ESE of Lambasa, Fiji||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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