Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Fiji Region on Tuesday, 29 June 2004 at 08:09 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 570 km depth
Depth: 570.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.029°S / 178.369°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
352 km (219 mi) WNW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
352 km (219 mi) WNW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
365 km (227 mi) WNW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (239 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
396 km (246 mi) ESE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) W of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
485 km (301 mi) WSW of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
663 km (412 mi) SW 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||570 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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