Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 205km WSW of Honiara, Solomon Islands on Sunday, 12 July 2015
12 Jul 05:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 54 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-07-12 15:15:49 +11:00
Depth: 22.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.8177°S / 158.1194°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Kavachi (91 km / 57 mi)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2015-07-12 15:15:49 +11:00 (12 Jul 04:15:49 UTC)||M 4.8 / 22.4 km||- 205km WSW of Honiara, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|Sun, 12 Jul 04:15 UTC||M 4.8 / 22 km||SOLOMON ISLANDS||EMSC|
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