In the area of the Fiji Islands earthquake with magnitude 5.9

5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred today in the archipelago of Fiji

5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred today in the archipelago of Fiji.
According to the Australian Seismological Service, its epicenter was in the Pacific Ocean 222 miles east of the state capital — Suva, the focus lies at a depth of 600 kilometers.

Tremors were felt in a radius of 415 kilometers. Reports of casualties or damage have been reported yet. At 332 Fiji islands, of which only 110 are inhabited, earthquakes and eruptions of underwater volcanoes occur frequently. Archipelago in the Pacific part of the so-called Ring of Fire, which is concentrated three-quarters of the active volcanoes in the world, including underwater.

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