Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Fiji Region on Tuesday, 9 November 2004 at 00:58 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 635 km depth
Depth: 634.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.415°S / 178.35°W (Fiji)
Nearest volcano: Kabara (175 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
337 km (209 mi) WNW of Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
337 km (209 mi) WNW of Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) WNW of Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) WNW of ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (262 mi) SE of Suva (pop: 77,400) --> See nearby quakes!
423 km (263 mi) W of Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
498 km (309 mi) WSW of Neiafu (Tonga) (pop: 4,320) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||635 km||Fiji region||USGS|
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