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25 September 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.7 FIJI REGION 24/09/2016 21:28 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 6.7 24/09/2016 21:28 FIJI REGION

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A magnitude 6.7 earthquake has occurred FIJI REGION at:
19.82S 178.25W Depth 586km 24/09/2016 at 21:28:40 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
3039 km E Brisbane (pop 1843392, local time 07:28:40.9 2016-09-25)
396 km SE Suva (pop 199455, local time 09:28:40.9 2016-09-25)
348 km NW Nuku'alofa (pop 23611, local time 10:28:40.9 2016-09-25)

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Manual location disseminated on 24/09/2016 21:48 (UTC)
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