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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Fiji region on Saturday, 1 August 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.0 quake: Fiji Islands Region on Tue, 21 Jul 20h56, which had occurred 10 days earlier.
Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Fiji region on Saturday, 1 August 2020
Date & time: Saturday, 1 August 2020 08:44 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-01 08:44:50 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 573.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.6892°S / 178.4019°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 21.15°S/175.75°W (280 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 1 Aug 2020
Sat, 1 Aug 08:44 UTCM 4.9 / 555 kmFiji RegionEMSC
Sat, 1 Aug 08:44 UTCM 4.9 / 584 kmFiji Islands RegionGFZ
Sat, 1 Aug 08:44 UTCM 5.1 / 598 kmFiji Islands RegionBMKG

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