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M6.8 earthquake - 21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands, Friday, 8 February 2013 at 11:12 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands on Friday, 8 February 2013

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - 21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands on Friday, 8 February 2013
Date & time: Fri, 8 Feb 11:12:13 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Fri, 8 Feb 2013 22:12 (Pacific/Guadalcanal)
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.9039°S / 165.895°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Tinakula (61 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 8 Feb 2013
Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTCM 6.8 / 10 kmSanta Cruz IslandsGFZ
Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTCM 6.9 / 10 km SANTA CRUZ ISLANDSEMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTCM 7.0 / 34 kmSanta Cruz IslandsGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 8 Feb 11:25 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]89km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 11:26 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Santa Cruz Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 8 Feb 11:39 UTCM 5.1 / 10.1 km - [info]26km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 11:56 UTCM 5.0 / 10.1 km - [info]24km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 12:03 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]24km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 12:09 UTCM 5.1 / 9.9 km - [info]28km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 13:06 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]4.7 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 13:16 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]4.8 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 13:28 UTCM 4.9 / 10.1 km - [info]105km E of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 13:39 UTCM 4.8 / 9.9 km - [info]21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 14:10 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]43km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 14:14 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]27km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 14:54 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]4.7 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 15:00 UTCM 5.2 / 10.1 km - [info]29km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 15:26 UTCM 7.0 / 27 km - [info]25km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 15:39 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]5.0 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 15:42 UTCM 4.6 / 10.1 km - [info]35km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 15:46 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]32km E of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 15:56 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]83km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 17:42 UTCM 5.1 / 20.2 km - [info]47km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 18:07 UTCM 5.6 / 58.1 km - [info]70km ESE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 18:10 UTCM 5.3 / 26.1 km - [info]22km ESE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 18:39 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]4.7 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 8 Feb 19:09 UTCM 5.1 / 25 km - [info]29km ESE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 20:05 UTCM 5.2 / 29.1 km - [info]28km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 22:25 UTCM 4.9 / 35.2 km - [info]30km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 22:29 UTCM 4.0 / 35.2 km - [info]96km SW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 22:30 UTCM 4.7 / 35.1 km - [info]28km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 22:45 UTCM 5.0 / 35 km - [info]23km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 23:15 UTCM 5.0 / 35.2 km - [info]22km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Feb 23:16 UTCM 5.3 / 34.7 km - [info]103km ESE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 2013 (19 earthquakes)
Sat, 9 Feb 01:22 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]4.7 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Feb 02:47 UTCM 4.8 / 15 km - [info]68km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 05:32 UTCM 5.6 / 10.1 km - [info]28km SE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 06:42 UTCM 4.6 / 9.9 km - [info]79km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 06:44 UTCM 5.0 / 10.5 km - [info]152km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 07:34 UTCM 4.7 / 46.2 km - [info]78km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 08:04 UTCM 5.3 / 9.6 km - [info]61km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 10:23 UTCM 5.1 / 10.1 km - [info]132km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 12:28 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info]42km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 17:27 UTCM 5.0 / 33.4 km - [info]110km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 17:54 UTCM 5.3 / 15.7 km - [info]12km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 20:34 UTCM 5.0 / 10.1 km - [info]127km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 21:02 UTCM 6.6 / 15.7 km - [info]27km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 21:48 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]4.9 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Feb 22:14 UTCM 5.3 / 37 km - [info]30km S of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 22:49 UTCM 5.1 / 40.8 km - [info]30km SSW of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 23:09 UTCM 5.4 / 28.7 km - [info]22km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 23:13 UTCM 5.2 / 44.1 km - [info]14km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sat, 9 Feb 23:44 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]5.3 SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC

 

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