Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Fiji Region on Tuesday, 12 June 2001 at 15:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 600 km depth
Depth: 600.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.456°S / 178.092°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
368 km (228 mi) E of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (261 mi) WNW of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) NW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) NW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
434 km (269 mi) W of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
435 km (270 mi) NW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
459 km (285 mi) NW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
463 km (288 mi) S of Leava (Sigave, Wallis & Futuna) (pop: 480) --> See nearby quakes!
535 km (332 mi) WSW of Hihifo (Tonga) (pop: 815) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||6 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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