Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Fiji Region on Tuesday, 6 July 2004 at 07:09 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 610 km depth
Depth: 609.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.6°S / 178.558°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
354 km (220 mi) W of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) W of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (228 mi) W of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
383 km (238 mi) W of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
417 km (259 mi) SE 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
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|M 4.7||610 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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