Moderate Earthquake South Of The Fiji Islands 24-Jul-13

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Preliminary Details

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS See location map below

  • Date-Time: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 @ 03:32:35 UTC
  • Earthquake location: 23.059°S, 177.157°W
  • Earthquake depth: 166.9 km
  • Distances:
    1. 288km (178mi) SW of Vaini, Tonga
    2. 293km (182mi) SW of Nuku`alofa, Tonga
    3. 711km (441mi) SE of Suva, Fiji
    4. 811km (503mi) SE of Nadi, Fiji
    5. 819km (508mi) SSE of Lambasa, Fiji
  • Event ID: usb000ilce

Nothing special about the quake, other than the depth, it just happens to be the first 5 after a period of 18 hours with none at all, and very few in the last few days.

2013-09-10T00:35:16.470Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.1000 mb
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 8.2200
  • Location:&nbsp: Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge
  • Latitude:&nbsp: 15.44450
  • Longitude:&nbsp: -46.71870
  • Provider: USGS

2013-09-10T01:12:40.840Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.2000 mb
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 34.8700
  • Location:&nbsp: 71km ENE of Bunobogu. Indonesia
  • Latitude:&nbsp: 1.35820
  • Longitude:&nbsp: 122.17390
  • Provider: USGS

2013-09-11T12:44:13.640Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.7000 Mwp
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 9.5800
  • Location:&nbsp: Central East Pacific Rise
  • Latitude:&nbsp: -4.64840
  • Longitude:&nbsp: -104.81810
  • Provider: USGS

2013-09-12T09:03:48.070Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.2000 mb
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 172.0200
  • Location:&nbsp: Kepulauan Barat Daya. Indonesia
  • Latitude:&nbsp: -7.44360
  • Longitude:&nbsp: 128.32230
  • Provider: USGS

2013-09-12T13:03:10.830Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.1000 mb
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 50.3800
  • Location:&nbsp: 59km SW of Acajutla. El Salvador
  • Latitude:&nbsp: 13.24340
  • Longitude:&nbsp: -90.24010
  • Provider: USGS

2013-09-12T15:25:21.990Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.1000 mb
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 23.9900
  • Location:&nbsp: 87km S of Amukta Island. Alaska
  • Latitude:&nbsp: 51.69860
  • Longitude:&nbsp: -171.29480
  • Provider: USGS

2013-09-13T09:05:19.200Z

  • Magnitude:&nbsp: 5.0000 mb
  • Depth(Km):&nbsp: 527.0900
  • Location:&nbsp: South of the Fiji Islands
  • Latitude:&nbsp: -24.74760
  • Longitude:&nbsp: 178.69780
  • Provider: USGS

Sourced from USGS and other publicly available data sources and assembled in the QVSData program

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