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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Tuesday, 9 May 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Tuesday, 9 May 2017
May 9 13:59: Magnitude recalculated from 6.7 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 193.0 to 194.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 194.0 to 196.0 km.
May 9 14:21: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 6.7.
Date & time: Tue, 9 May 13:52:13 UTC
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 196.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.62°S / 167.32°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Gaua (41 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^14 J (197 GWh / 1.7*10^5 tons of TNT / 10.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 9 May 2017
Tue, 9 May 13:52 UTCM 6.8 / 193 km VANUATUEMSC
Tue, 9 May 13:52 UTCM 6.8 / 169 km- 61km NE of Port-Olry, VanuatuUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Santo / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 May 2017
Wed, 10 May 00:10 UTCM 4.9 / 128 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 12 May 2017
Fri, 12 May 14:14 UTCM 4.5 / 203 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 26 May 2017
Fri, 26 May 22:32 UTCM 5.2 / 102 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 30 May 2017
Tue, 30 May 03:20 UTCM 5.0 / 55 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GeoAu
Sun, 11 Jun 2017
Sun, 11 Jun 11:48 UTCM 4.9 / 219 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Jun 2017
Mon, 19 Jun 20:39 UTCM 5.0 / 139 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GeoAu
Thu, 29 Jun 2017
Thu, 29 Jun 02:24 UTCM 5.0 / 146 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 4 Jul 2017
Tue, 4 Jul 06:24 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 31 Jul 2017
Mon, 31 Jul 01:53 UTCM 4.5 / 172.6 km - [info]- 62km S of Sola, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Fri, 25 Aug 2017
Fri, 25 Aug 19:13 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]- 95km SSE of Sola, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Mon, 28 Aug 2017
Mon, 28 Aug 20:26 UTCM 4.8 / 120 km - [info] VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Wed, 6 Sep 2017
Wed, 6 Sep 10:17 UTCM 4.7 / 134 km - [info] VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Tue, 12 Sep 14:48 UTCM 4.7 / 41 km - [info]- 24km SSE of Sola, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Wed, 20 Sep 2017
Wed, 20 Sep 15:32 UTCM 4.7 / 41.6 km - [info]- 13km NNW of Port-Olry, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Mon, 25 Sep 2017
Mon, 25 Sep 15:07 UTCM 4.6 / 132.1 km - [info]- 50km ENE of Port-Olry, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Sun, 29 Oct 2017
Sun, 29 Oct 06:21 UTCM 4.9 / 135.1 km - [info]- 26km E of Port-Olry, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Wed, 8 Nov 2017
Wed, 8 Nov 23:21 UTCM 4.8 / 179 km - [info] VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Dec 2017
Mon, 11 Dec 17:29 UTCM 5.5 / 204 km - [info]Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Tue, 12 Dec 14:37 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 206km WNW of Port-Olry, Vanuatu[Map]USGS

 

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