Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Fiji Region on Saturday, 7 February 2004 at 11:10 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 577 km depth
Depth: 577.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.916°S / 178.226°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
343 km (213 mi) WNW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 mi) WNW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) WNW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
376 km (233 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
402 km (250 mi) ESE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
405 km (252 mi) W of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
467 km (290 mi) WSW of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
643 km (400 mi) SW of Hihifo (Tonga) (pop: 815) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||577 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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