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04 January 2017

ALERT: Mw 7.0 SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS 208 km SW Mbatiri 03/01/2017 21:52 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 03/01/2017 at 21:52 (UTC)
SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS 208 km SW Mbatiri

MAGNITUDE: Mw 7.0

Data provided by: GFZ KAN PTWC

Latitude = 19.33 S
Longitude = 175.85 E
Origin Time = 21:52:31.3 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km (f)
RMS = 1.21 sec
Gap = 78 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 8.1 Km
- Semi minor = 7.3 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 106 degrees

Number of data used = 77

Preliminary location computed on Tue Jan 3 22:07:40 2017 (UTC)
Done by Aurelie Trilla

Comments :

Message number: 2399

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.8 (GFZ) Mw7.1 (KAN) Mw7.2 (PTWC)

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