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Major mag. 7.7 earthquake - 117km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands on Sunday, 13 April 2014

Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - 111km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands on Sunday, 13 April 2014

Major mag. 7.4 earthquake  - 111km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands on Sunday, 13 April 2014
13 Apr 12:49 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 minutes.
Date & time: Sunday, 13 April 2014 12:36 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 23:36:18
Magnitude: 7.4
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.451°S / 162.0692°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
112 km (70 mi) S of Kirakira (pop: 1,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1015 joules (2206 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 x 106 tons of TNT or 118.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 13 Apr 12:36 UTCM 7.4 / 35 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Sun, 13 Apr 12:36 UTCM 7.6 / 10 kmSOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
Sunday, April 13, 2014 23:36:18 (13 Apr 12:36:18 UTC)M 7.4 / 35 km111km S of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
Sun, 13 Apr 12:36 UTCM 7.3 / 49 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the 7.4 quake: 111km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, 13 Apr 2014 12:36

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (121 quakes):
  • 13 Apr 2016 21:40 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    73.3 km (45.5 mi) depth
    |
    174 km (108 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 Apr 2016 13:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    47.4 km (29.5 mi) depth
    |
    157 km (97 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Mar 2016 14:10 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    34 km (21.1 mi) depth
    |
    195 km (121 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 11 Mar 2016 01:08 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    102 km (63.4 mi) depth
    |
    158 km (98 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 08 Mar 2016 18:31 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    75 km (46.6 mi) depth
    |
    172 km (107 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 12 Feb 2016 20:56 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    90 km (56 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 12 Feb 2016 19:19 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    216 km (134 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 10 Feb 2016 19:11 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    80 km (49.7 mi) depth
    |
    150 km (93 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 10 Feb 2016 12:32 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    46 km (28.6 mi) depth
    |
    189 km (117 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 09 Feb 2016 21:11 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    173 km (108 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Jan 2016 00:24 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    93.5 km (58.1 mi) depth
    |
    165 km (103 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 Dec 2015 13:06 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    40 km (24.9 mi) depth
    |
    129 km (80 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 12 Dec 2015 14:46 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    83 km (51.6 mi) depth
    |
    177 km (110 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 06 Dec 2015 19:51 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    195 km (121 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 09 Nov 2015 18:02 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    88 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 Sep 2015 08:52 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    56 km (34.8 mi) depth
    |
    148 km (92 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • Show all

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Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - 111km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands on Sunday, 13 April 2014
 

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