Off the coast of Fiji earthquake of a magnitude of 6.8

© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin a Seismograph. Archival photoOff the coast of Fiji earthquake of a magnitude of 6.8© 2018 AFP / Frederick Florin

The second day the earthquake occurred in the Pacific ocean off the coast of Fiji, its magnitude was 6.8, according to the US Geological survey (USGS).

Aftershocks were recorded to the East of the Islands at 16.28 local time (7.28 GMT). The earthquake is at a depth of 423 km.

Earlier on Sunday off the coast of Fiji earthquake of a magnitude of 8.2. Geological service initially estimated the magnitude at 7.9 points. The epicenter was located 290 kilometers North-East of the island Ndoi. Then the center was located at a depth of 560 kilometers.

Off the coast of Fiji earthquake of a magnitude of 6.8© Infographical worst natural disasters of the XXI century

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