Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - SOLOMON ISLANDS on Sunday, 22 November 2015
22 Nov 03:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.85°S / 157.79°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Kavachi (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
133 km (83 mi) SE of Gizo (pop: 6,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Sun, 22 Nov 02:57 UTC||M 4.8 / 37 km||SOLOMON ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2015-11-22 13:57:54 +11:00 (22 Nov 02:57:54 UTC)||M 4.8 / 37.2 km||- 133km SE of Gizo, Solomon Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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