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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - south of the Fiji Islands on Sunday, 27 September 2020

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - south of the Fiji Islands on Sunday, 27 September 2020
27 Sep 19:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 21 minutes.
Date & time: Sunday, 27 September 2020 18:38 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 28 Sep 7:38 am (GMT +13)
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 608.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.34°S / 179.82°W (Fiji)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 22.4°C (72 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from E
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
28 Sep 7:38 am (GMT +13) (27 Sep 18:38:43 UTC)M 4.6 / 608 km- south of the Fiji IslandsBMKG
Sun, 27 Sep 18:38 UTCM 4.6 / 577 kmSouth of Fiji IslandsGFZ
Sun, 27 Sep 18:37 UTCM 4.5 / 33 kmSouth Of Fiji IslandsEMSC
Sun, 27 Sep 18:38 UTCM 4.5 / 589.3 kmSouth of the Fiji IslandsUSGS

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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - south of the Fiji Islands on Sunday, 27 September 2020

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