Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Fiji Region on Tuesday, 29 June 2004 at 03:09 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Fiji | Quakes in Tonga | Tongatapu | ʻEua | Ha‘apai | Central
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 603 km depth
Depth: 603.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.712°S / 178.117°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (122 km / 76 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!
355 km (221 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!
394 km (245 mi) W of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
402 km (250 mi) ESE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.7||603 km||Fiji region||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.