Mag. 4.7 earthquake - - 86km SW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on 2016-12-11 06:43:36 +11:00
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 Dec 22:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 38 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-12-11 06:43:36 +11:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.9778°S / 161.3369°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (54 mi) SW of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
227 km (141 mi) SE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
229 km (142 mi) SE of Honiara (pop: 56,300)
246 km (153 mi) SSE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
256 km (159 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
369 km (229 mi) SSE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
588 km (365 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
825 km (513 mi) SE of Arawa (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 40,300)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.7||10 km||- 86km SW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|M 4.7||10 km||SOLOMON ISLANDS||EMSC|
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