Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Fiji Region on Sunday, 2 September 1990 at 23:27 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 614 km depth
Depth: 614.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.473°S / 178.465°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
358 km (222 mi) ESE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) WNW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) WNW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
400 km (248 mi) WNW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (261 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
432 km (269 mi) W of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
480 km (298 mi) WSW of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
631 km (392 mi) SW of Hihifo (Tonga) (pop: 815) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||614 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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