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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - SOUTH OF TONGA on Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - SOUTH OF TONGA on Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - SOUTH OF TONGA on Wednesday, 4 February 2015
Feb 4 13:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 30.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: Wed, 4 Feb 08:20:40 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.74°S / 175.84°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Monowai (126 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 4 Feb 2015
Wed, 4 Feb 08:20 UTCM 5.4 / 28.9 kmSouth of TongaUSGS
Wed, 4 Feb 08:20 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmSouth of Tonga IslandsGFZ
Wed, 4 Feb 08:20 UTCM 5.1S of Tonga IslandsGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
tonbridge (17166.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): i died
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 17 Apr 2015
Fri, 17 Apr 21:52 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info]South of the Fiji Islands[Map]USGS
Mon, 25 May 2015
Mon, 25 May 10:01 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 2 Jun 2015
Tue, 2 Jun 21:57 UTCM 5.0 / 89 km - [info] SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Tue, 7 Jul 2015
Tue, 7 Jul 20:03 UTCM 4.5 / 273.2 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 7 Aug 20:40 UTCM 4.6 / 130.5 km - [info]- South of the Fiji Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 14 Aug 2015
Fri, 14 Aug 14:09 UTCM 5.4 / 77 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 14 Aug 22:04 UTCM 5.3 / 213 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 6 Sep 2015
Sun, 6 Sep 04:52 UTCM 5.1 / 586.9 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sat, 12 Sep 2015
Sat, 12 Sep 16:42 UTCM 5.4 / 82 km - [info]South of Fiji Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 27 Sep 2015
Sun, 27 Sep 10:21 UTCM 4.1 / 443.8 km - [info]New Zealand[Map]GEONET (NZ)
Sun, 15 Nov 2015
Sun, 15 Nov 05:11 UTCM 5.0 / 35 km - [info] SOUTH OF TONGA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 5 Dec 2015
Sat, 5 Dec 17:14 UTCM 4.9 / 100 km - [info] SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS[Map]EMSC

 

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