Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - - 25km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on 2017-01-13 16:31:58 +11:00
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 34 km depth
13 Jan 06:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 34 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-01-13 16:31:58 +11:00
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.6853°S / 161.9326°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) S of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
253 km (157 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
258 km (160 mi) SE of Honiara (pop: 56,300)
263 km (163 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
266 km (165 mi) SE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
382 km (237 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
422 km (262 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
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||34 km||- 25km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands||USGS|
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