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Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Date & time: Wednesday, 1 July 2015 19:35 UTC
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.93°S / 162.43°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Gallego (347 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4.5*10^13 J (12.4 GWh / 10676 tons of TNT / 0.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 1 Jul 2015
Wed, 1 Jul 19:35 UTCM 5.9 / 10 kmSOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
Wed, 1 Jul 19:35 UTCM 5.8 / 9 km- 92km SE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
Wed, 1 Jul 19:35 UTCM 6.3 / 49 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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"I felt it" reports:
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (332 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt the earthquake at 0634 local. We are bite far from the centre so it shook a little. (via EMSC)

 

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