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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 12 August 2015

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 12 August 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 13.0 km.
Date & time: Wed, 12 Aug 18:49:24 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.33°S / 157.78°E
Nearest volcano: Kavachi (38 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 12 Aug
Wed, 12 Aug 18:49 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Wed, 12 Aug 18:49 UTCM 6.4 / 5 km- 180km SE of Gizo, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Wed, 12 Aug 18:49 UTCM 6.7Solomon Islands[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
I was in Honiara / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just laying on the bed and got a "rock and roll, side to side".
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 18 Nov
Wed, 18 Nov 18:31 UTCM 6.8 / 10 km - [info] (41 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
petebrough / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): My an sisters always have known but who knows what you'll find
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (180 km E from epicenter)(no details): This is big.. (via EMSC)
(Solomon Islands) (178 km E from epicenter)(no details): Caused water loss from a swimming pool in the immediate aftermath of the quake. (via EMSC)
(Solomon Islands) (178 km E from epicenter)(no details): This is the first earthquake I've ever seen a hanging object (Macrame) swing, as well as the door. It swung like somebody pushed it or something. (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (177 km E from epicenter)(no details): Honiara Solomon Islands (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (178 km E from epicenter)(no details): At 0530 hrs I was in bed but awake suddenly what heard was a big wind coming I though but then it shoke the house .Everyone in the house ran outside.It lasted for about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Sun, 27 Dec
Sun, 27 Dec 16:50 UTCM 4.7 / 62 km - [info] (45 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 1 Jan
Fri, 1 Jan 21:49 UTCM 4.8 / 72 km - [info] (54 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 14 Jan
Thu, 14 Jan 13:05 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]unnamed (29 km) - Western Province, Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 16 Jan
Sat, 16 Jan 22:38 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Simbo (23 km) - Simbo Island, Solomon Islands- 53km SW of Gizo, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Tue, 19 Jan
Tue, 19 Jan 09:08 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Kavachi (9 km) SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Jan
Tue, 26 Jan 17:51 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (38 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
(Solomon Islands) (195 km E from epicenter)(no details): Sounded like someone was walking up the hallway and bed swayed for a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Sat, 6 Feb
Sat, 6 Feb 16:36 UTCM 4.7 / 45 km - [info] (77 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 7 Feb
Sun, 7 Feb 07:11 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (77 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 15 Feb
Mon, 15 Feb 21:26 UTCM 4.6 / 73 km - [info] (94 km) SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Apr
Thu, 7 Apr 04:33 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (43 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 9 Apr
Sat, 9 Apr 09:59 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (71 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 1 Aug
Mon, 1 Aug 21:24 UTCM 5.1 / 20 km - [info]Gallego (29 km) - Guadalcanal Province, Solomon islands SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC

 

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