Mag. 4.8 earthquake - SOLOMON ISLANDS on Sunday, 14 June 2015 at 05:30 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.9 quake 204km ESE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, Saturday, May 23, 2015 08:45:19, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - SOLOMON ISLANDS on Sunday, 14 June 2015 at 05:30 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 30 km depth

14 Jun 06:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 40 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 30.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Jun 2015 05:30:13 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.38°S / 163.24°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
177 km (110 mi) SE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
289 km (179 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
402 km (250 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
420 km (261 mi) ESE of Honiara (pop: 56,300)
422 km (263 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
428 km (266 mi) ESE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
538 km (334 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
626 km (389 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.830 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC

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