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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 17 April 2015

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 17 April 2015

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 17 April 2015
Apr 17 17:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.5.
Date & time: Fri, 17 Apr 15:52:54 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.05°S / 178.51°W (Fidji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (196 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 17 Apr 2015
Fri, 17 Apr 15:52 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km183km SSW of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna[Map]USGS
Fri, 17 Apr 15:52 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 17 Apr 15:52 UTCM 6.5 / 10 kmFiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
(United States) (8447 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Was like a shake and rattle motion. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 14 Jan 2016
Thu, 14 Jan 11:04 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Tue, 26 Jan 2016
Tue, 26 Jan 02:31 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Feb 2016
Wed, 17 Feb 08:20 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Fri, 19 Feb 2016
Fri, 19 Feb 05:29 UTCM 4.6 / 411.6 km - [info]- 162km SSE of Sigave, Wallis and Futuna[Map]USGS

 

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