Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South of the Fiji Islands on Wednesday, 11 July 1990 at 19:48 (GMT)
Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 585 km depth
Depth: 584.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.355°S / 178.342°E (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.0||585 km||south of the Fiji Islands||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake South of the Fiji Islands 11 July 1990 19:48 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 11 Jul 1990 19:49 UTC| M 6.0 |589.8 km (366.5 mi) depth|11 km (7 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - South of the Fiji Islands on Wednesday, 11 July 1990 at 19:49 (GMT)