Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - South Pacific Ocean, 121 km E of Tavunasici Island, Lau, Eastern, Fiji, domingo, 26 abr. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - South Pacific Ocean, 121 km E of Tavunasici Island, Lau, Eastern, Fiji, domingo, 26 abr. 2020

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 624 km depth

26 Apr 08:06 UTC: Primero en informar: GeoAu después de 13 minutos.
Apr 26 08:37: Magnitud recalculada de 5.0 a 4.9.
Profundidad recalculada de 616.0 a 621.9 km.
Profundidad recalculada de 621.9 a 624.2 km.
Fecha & hora: 26 Apr 2020 07:52:52 UTC -
Magnitud: 4.9
Profundidad: 624.2 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 18.75°S / 177.944°W (Océano Pacífico Sur, Fiyi)
Volcán mas cercano: Kabara (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
387 km al E de Suva (pop: 77,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
391 km al NO de Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
391 km al NO de Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
395 km al ONO de Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
401 km al NO de Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
425 km al NO de ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
121 km al E de Tavunasici Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
199 km al SSE de Vanuabalavu Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
211 km al SE de Nggilanggila Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.9624 kmFiji Islands RegionGeoAu
M 4.6617 km226km NNE of Ndoi Island, FijiUSGS
M 4.9609 kmFiji RegionEMSC
M 5.0611 kmFiji Islands RegionGFZ

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Midge Point / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sounded and felt like something hit the house. Neighbors came out to find out what happened. Some thought it was like a shock wave travelling from front eastern side to west of house.
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