Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.9 - South Pacific Ocean, 121 km a est da Tavunasici , Lau, Divisione Orientale, Figi, domenica, 26 aprile 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.9 - South Pacific Ocean, 121 km a est da Tavunasici , Lau, Divisione Orientale, Figi, domenica, 26 aprile 2020

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 624 km depth

26 Apr 08:06 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GeoAu dopo 13 minuti.
Apr 26 08:37: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.0 a 4.9.
Profondità ricalcolata da 616.0 a 621.9 km.
Profondità ricalcolata da 621.9 a 624.2 km.
Data & ora: 26 Apr 2020 07:52:52 UTC -
Magnitudine: 4.9
Profondità: 624.2 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 18.75°S / 177.944°W (South Pacific Ocean, Figi)
Vulcano più vicino: Kabara (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
387 km E da Suva (pop: 77,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
391 km NO da Nuku'alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
391 km NO da Nuku‘alofa (Tonga) (pop: 22,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
395 km ONO da Pangai (Tonga) (pop: 1,740) --> Vedi sismi vicini
401 km NO da Kolonga (Tonga) (pop: 1,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
425 km NO da ‘Ohonua (Ohonua, Tonga) (pop: 1,240) --> Vedi sismi vicini
121 km E da Tavunasici Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
199 km SSE da Vanuabalavu Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
211 km SE da Nggilanggila Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.9624 kmFiji Islands RegionGeoAu
M 4.6617 km226km NNE of Ndoi Island, FijiUSGS
M 4.9609 kmFiji RegionEMSC
M 5.0611 kmFiji Islands RegionGFZ

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Midge Point / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sounded and felt like something hit the house. Neighbors came out to find out what happened. Some thought it was like a shock wave travelling from front eastern side to west of house.
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Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Mag. 4.9 earthquake - 387 km east of Suva, Rewa, Central Division, Fiji, on Sunday, 26 April 2020 at 07:52 (GMT)
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