Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Fiji Region on Monday, 20 February 1984 at 17:06 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 374 km depth
Depth: 373.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.961°S / 177.544°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
277 km (172 mi) WNW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) WNW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) WNW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (193 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
334 km (208 mi) W of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
401 km (249 mi) WSW of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
468 km (291 mi) ESE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
596 km (371 mi) SW of Hihifo (Tonga) (pop: 815) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||374 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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