Strong Earthquake Fiji Islands Region 24-Sep-16 (E162682128)

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Derived from USGS and other event data. See details below.
Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.8 [subject to review and confirmation]

Small Location map

  • Date-Time: 2016-09-24T21:28:41.550Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 19.838°S, 178.270°W
  • Seismic Region: 13 – Fiji Islands Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1810 – Fiji Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 594.6 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10006scr
  • Version Timestamp : 2016-09-24T21:45:38.040Z


Event and Aftershocks
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser Historical Information
Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer
Location map

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