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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 24 February 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 24 February 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Fiji Islands Region on Friday, 24 February 2017
Feb 24 23:55: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 585.0 to 583.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 24 February 2017 23:46 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 583.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.93°S / 178.47°W (Fidji)
Nearest volcano: Taveuni (207 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 24 Feb 2017
Fri, 24 Feb 23:45 UTCM 5.9 / 33 km FIJI REGIONEMSC
Fri, 24 Feb 23:46 UTCM 6.0 / 603 kmFiji Islands RegionGeoAu
Fri, 24 Feb 23:46 UTCM 5.9 / 558.8 km- 283km SE of Lambasa, FijiUSGS

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