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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 27 May 2016

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 27 May 2016

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 27 May 2016
May 27 04:17: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 578.0 to 571.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 571.0 to 572.0 km.
May 27 04:20: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 572.0 to 575.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 575.0 to 574.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 574.0 to 569.0 km.
May 27 04:23: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 569.0 to 568.0 km.
May 27 04:24: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 568.0 to 566.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 566.0 to 565.0 km.
May 27 05:46: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.4.
Date & time: Fri, 27 May 04:08:43 UTC
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 565.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.8°S / 178.75°W (Fidji)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 21.15°S/175.75°W (297 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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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 27 May 2016
Fri, 27 May 04:08 UTCM 6.5 / 545 km FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 27 May 04:08 UTCM 6.4 / 572.1 km- 19km S of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Fri, 27 May 04:08 UTCM 6.1 / 584 kmFiji Islands Region[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 30 Nov 2016
Wed, 30 Nov 22:07 UTCM 5.0 / 623 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 30 Nov 23:38 UTCM 4.5 / 504 km - [info]- Fiji region[Map]USGS
Thu, 1 Dec 2016
Thu, 1 Dec 23:28 UTCM 5.0 / 593 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 3 Dec 2016
Sat, 3 Dec 20:17 UTCM 4.5 / 600 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Wed, 21 Dec 01:14 UTCM 4.9 / 603 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 22 Dec 2016
Thu, 22 Dec 23:38 UTCM 4.4 / 614 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 3 Jan 2017
Tue, 3 Jan 15:41 UTCM 4.7 / 581.4 km - [info]- 77km NE of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Wed, 11 Jan 2017
Wed, 11 Jan 20:06 UTCM 4.9 / 530 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 4 Feb 2017
Sat, 4 Feb 19:17 UTCM 4.7 / 582 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 7 Feb 2017
Tue, 7 Feb 12:23 UTCM 5.1 / 612 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 13 Feb 2017
Mon, 13 Feb 15:12 UTCM 4.7 / 532.8 km - [info]- 44km SE of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Thu, 16 Feb 2017
Thu, 16 Feb 12:10 UTCM 4.9 / 591 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 20 Feb 2017
Mon, 20 Feb 05:18 UTCM 4.5 / 533.3 km - [info]- 94km S of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Feb 2017
Tue, 21 Feb 02:26 UTCM 4.8 / 550 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 22 Feb 2017
Wed, 22 Feb 09:47 UTCM 4.8 / 572 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 4 Mar 2017
Sat, 4 Mar 20:03 UTCM 4.9 / 615.9 km - [info]- 38km ENE of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Mon, 6 Mar 2017
Mon, 6 Mar 17:55 UTCM 4.6 / 610.8 km - [info]- 42km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 Mar 2017
Sun, 12 Mar 10:09 UTCM 5.1 / 602 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 20 Mar 2017
Mon, 20 Mar 21:36 UTCM 4.9 / 588 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 5 Apr 2017
Wed, 5 Apr 14:49 UTCM 4.9 / 596 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Sat, 8 Apr 2017
Sat, 8 Apr 01:13 UTCM 4.7 / 557.5 km - [info]- 85km SSW of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Fri, 14 Apr 2017
Fri, 14 Apr 21:26 UTCM 4.6 / 378 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Thu, 20 Apr 2017
Thu, 20 Apr 09:52 UTCM 4.6 / 492.2 km - [info]- 105km S of Ndoi Island, Fiji[Map]USGS
Fri, 26 May 2017
Fri, 26 May 06:27 UTCM 5.0 / 578 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ

 

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