5.0-magnitude quake hits Fiji -- USGS

5.0-magnitude quake hits Fiji -- USGS

HONG KONG, June 4 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted 221km WNW of Lautoka, Fiji at 19:53:09 GMT on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 34.17 km, was initially determined to be at 16.6017 degrees south latitude and 175.675 degrees east longitude.