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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South of the Fiji Islands (Tonga) on 2020-02-11 20:59:25 -12:00

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - South of the Fiji Islands (Tonga) on 2020-02-11 20:59:25 -12:00

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 92 km depth

12 Feb 09:16 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 17 minutes.
Date & time: 2020-02-12 08:59:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-11 20:59:25 -12:00
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.1641°S / 176.1798°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 24.8°S/177.02°W (111 km / 69 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-02-12 08:59:25 UTC
2020-02-11 20:59:25 -12:00
M 5.2 / 92 kmSouth of the Fiji Islands (Tonga)USGS
2020-02-12 08:59:24 UTCM 5.2 / 68 kmSouth Of Fiji Islands (Tonga)EMSC
2020-02-12 08:59:25 UTCM 5.1 / 92 kmNew Zealand (Tonga)GEONET (NZ)

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South of the Fiji Islands (Tonga) on 2020-02-11 20:59:25 -12:00
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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - South of the Fiji Islands (Tonga) on 2020-02-11 20:59:25 -12:00

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