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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Saturday, 24 August 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Saturday, 24 August 2019

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Saturday, 24 August 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 117.0 to 120.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 24 August 2019 15:51 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.33°S / 167.11°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Gaua (43 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 24 Aug 2019
Sat, 24 Aug 15:51 UTCM 6.0 / 127 km VanuatuEMSC
Sat, 24 Aug 15:51 UTCM 6.0 / 124 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG
Sat, 24 Aug 15:51 UTCM 6.0 / 114.7 km63km SW of Sola, VanuatuUSGS
Sat, 24 Aug 15:51 UTCM 6.0 / 125.7 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu
Sat, 24 Aug 15:51 UTCM 6.0 / 125.8 kmVanuatu Islands [Sea: Vanuatu]INGV

"I felt it" reports:
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt: Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, не почувствовал и не ощущал, находился в доме, всё тихо и спокойно, занимался домашней работой. Да, берегите Себя, Своих родных и близких людей. Да геологиярулит.))),!!!
luganville / MMI VI (Strong shaking)

 

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