Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Sunday, 14 June 2015 at 06:19 (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.
Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Sunday, 14 June 2015 at 06:19 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 38 km depth

14 Jun 06:29 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Jun 14 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 38.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Jun 2015 06:19:47 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.31°S / 163.22°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
171 km (106 mi) ESE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
289 km (179 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
395 km (246 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
416 km (259 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
423 km (263 mi) ESE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
531 km (330 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
588 km (366 mi) NW of Port-Olry (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,950)
633 km (394 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.238 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 5.342 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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