Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Fiji Region on Sunday, 25 April 2004 at 20:21 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 552 km depth
Depth: 552.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.068°S / 178.302°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
344 km (214 mi) WNW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) WNW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) WNW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
376 km (234 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
404 km (251 mi) ESE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||552 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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