Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Fiji Region on Friday, 5 November 2004 at 20:43 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 522 km depth
Depth: 521.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.593°S / 178.364°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
334 km (208 mi) W of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
334 km (208 mi) W of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) W of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
427 km (266 mi) WSW of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
432 km (268 mi) SE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
507 km (315 mi) WSW of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> 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||522 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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