Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Fiji Region on Friday, 12 April 2019
12 Apr 02:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 616.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.01°S / 179.3°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
146 km (91 mi) E of Levuka (pop: 8,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Fri, 12 Apr 02:28 UTC||M 4.6 / 616 km||Fiji Region||EMSC|
|2019-04-11 14:28:52 -12:00 (12 Apr 02:28:52 UTC)||M 4.6 / 616.5 km||225km SE of Lambasa, Fiji||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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