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16 February 2022

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.8 SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS 16/02/2022 20:21 (UTC)

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Magnitude 6.8 16/02/2022 20:21 SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS

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A magnitude 6.8 earthquake has occurred SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS at:
23.81S 180.00W Depth 520km 16/02/2022 at 20:21:06 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
651 km SSE of Suva, Fiji / pop: 77,300 / local time: Pacific/Fiji
575 km SW of Nuku‘alofa, Tonga / pop: 22,400 / local time: Pacific/Tongatapu

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Manual location disseminated on 16/02/2022 20:57 (UTC)
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