Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Tuesday, 6 November 2007 at 17:28 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 474 km depth
Date & time: 6 Nov 2007 17:28:21 UTC
Depth: 474.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.563°S / 179.854°W (international territory)
Nearby towns and cities:
682 km (424 mi) SW of Haveluloto (Tonga) (pop: 3,420) --> See nearby quakes!
687 km (427 mi) SW of Lapaha (Tonga) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||474 km||south of the Fiji Islands||USGS|
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