Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Fiji Region on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 04:27 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Fiji Region on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 04:27 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 613 km depth

21 Nov 04:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 606.0 to 604.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 604.0 to 603.0 km.
Nov 21 09:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 603.0 to 613.0 km.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2019 04:27:20 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 613.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.8°S / 177.74°W (Fiji)
Nearby towns and cities:
321 km (200 mi) ESE of Levuka (Lomaiviti, Eastern Division) (pop: 8,360)
372 km (231 mi) NW of Nuku‘alofa (Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga) (pop: 22,400)
396 km (246 mi) W of Neiafu (Vava‘u, Tonga) (pop: 4,320)
404 km (251 mi) SE of Labasa (Northern Division) (pop: 27,900)
409 km (254 mi) E of Suva (Central) (pop: 77,400)
505 km (314 mi) ESE of Ba (Western Division) (pop: 14,600)
523 km (325 mi) ESE of Nadi (Western) (pop: 42,300)
525 km (326 mi) ESE of Lautoka (Western) (pop: 52,500)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.7613 kmFiji RegionEMSC
M 4.5606 km232km NNE of Ndoi Island, FijiUSGS
M 5.1620 kmFiji Islands RegionBMKG

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