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Great mag. 8.0 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Thursday, 8 December 2016

Major mag. 7.7 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Thursday, 8 December 2016

Major mag. 7.7 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Thursday, 8 December 2016
Dec 8 17:46: Magnitude recalculated from 8.0 to 8.1.
Dec 8 17:48: Magnitude recalculated from 8.1 to 8.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 38.0 km.
Dec 8 17:59: Magnitude recalculated from 8.0 to 7.7.
Date & time: Thu, 8 Dec 17:38:47 UTC
Magnitude: 7.7
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.67°S / 161.32°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Gallego (236 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 8 Dec
Thu, 8 Dec 17:38 UTCM 7.8 / 40 km SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Dec 17:38 UTCM 7.8 / 41 km- 69km WSW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Royersford (13570.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(2107.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Honiara solomon islands / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): The strongest ever i experience in my life.....
Honiara Tandai Highway / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (212 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Happen about 0440hrs local time in Solomon Islands. Last for about 30 seconds. (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (207 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shaking for around 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (201 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was a strong earthquake (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 8 Dec 21:56 UTCM 6.5 / 17 km - [info] (241 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 9 Dec
Fri, 9 Dec 19:10 UTCM 6.8 / 10 km - [info] (211 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 20 Dec
Tue, 20 Dec 04:21 UTCM 6.4 / 32 km - [info] (185 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 10 Jan
Tue, 10 Jan 15:27 UTCM 6.2 / 64 km - [info] (166 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (147 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very big tremor (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Our bed was shaking (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (139 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake ... (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (138 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake (via EMSC)
Lungga (Solomon Islands) (135 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shaking for about 5 srconds (via EMSC)
Honiara (132.9 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It went on for about 20 secs. (via app)
Thu, 19 Jan
Thu, 19 Jan 23:04 UTCM 6.6 / 10 km - [info] (207 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (171 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt half hour ago (via EMSC)
Henderson (162.1 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Tue, 5 Dec
Tue, 5 Dec 23:45 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (256 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ

 

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