Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Monday, 29 May 2017 at 21:10 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Monday, 29 May 2017 at 21:10 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 May 21:21 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 29 May 2017 09:10:45 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.49°S / 161.86°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
230 km (143 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
240 km (149 mi) ESE of Honiara (pop: 56,300)
243 km (151 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
251 km (156 mi) ESE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
361 km (224 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
431 km (268 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
611 km (380 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.110 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 5.480 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
M 5.435 km- 34km S of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Solomon Islands 29 May 21:10 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Monday, 29 May 2017 at 21:10 (GMT)
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