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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Tuesday, 15 January 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Jan 15 18:16: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.5.
Date & time: Tue, 15 Jan 18:06:32 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.32°S / 166.67°E
Nearest volcano: Suretamatai (102 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 15 Jan
Tue, 15 Jan 18:06 UTCM 6.6 / 50 km VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Tue, 15 Jan 18:06 UTCM 6.6 / 35 km- 96km NW of Sola, Vanuatu[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Turtle bay lodge, santo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Vanuatu island / MMI IX (Violent shaking): ...
(2774.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Malaysia / not felt
GOULBURN / not felt
(2903.7 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 28 Jan
Mon, 28 Jan 03:10 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info] VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Fri, 1 Feb
Fri, 1 Feb 06:04 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- Santa Cruz Islands[Map]USGS
Wed, 13 Feb
Wed, 13 Feb 10:38 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info] VANUATU
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC

 

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