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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Monday, 19 June 2017

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Monday, 19 June 2017
Jun 19 22:05: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 78.0 to 139.0 km.
Date & time: Mon, 19 Jun 20:39:16 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 139.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.146°S / 167.864°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Motlav (122 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 29 Jun
Thu, 29 Jun 02:24 UTCM 5.0 / 146 km - [info]Gaua (76 km) - VanuatuVanuatu Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 4 Jul
Tue, 4 Jul 06:24 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Gaua (8 km) - VanuatuVanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 19 Jul
Wed, 19 Jul 02:36 UTCM 4.7 / 228.4 km - [info] (56 km)- Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 31 Jul
Mon, 31 Jul 01:53 UTCM 4.5 / 172.6 km - [info]Gaua (19 km) - Vanuatu- 62km S of Sola, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Fri, 25 Aug
Fri, 25 Aug 19:13 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Mere Lava (18 km) - Vanuatu- 95km SSE of Sola, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 12 Sep
Tue, 12 Sep 14:48 UTCM 4.7 / 41 km - [info]Gaua (25 km) - Vanuatu- 24km SSE of Sola, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 20 Sep
Wed, 20 Sep 15:32 UTCM 4.7 / 41.6 km - [info] (91 km)- 13km NNW of Port-Olry, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 25 Sep
Mon, 25 Sep 15:07 UTCM 4.6 / 132.1 km - [info] (65 km)- 50km ENE of Port-Olry, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 29 Oct
Sun, 29 Oct 06:21 UTCM 4.9 / 135.1 km - [info] (68 km)- 26km E of Port-Olry, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Turtlle Bay, Espiritu Santo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Wed, 8 Nov
Wed, 8 Nov 23:21 UTCM 4.8 / 179 km - [info]Gaua (26 km) - Vanuatu VANUATU
[Map]
EMSC
Ubud / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bali
Mon, 11 Dec
Mon, 11 Dec 17:29 UTCM 5.5 / 204 km - [info]Gaua (28 km) - VanuatuVanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 23 Dec
Sat, 23 Dec 15:30 UTCM 4.7 / 213 km - [info]Motlav (23 km) - Banks Islands, VanuatuVanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ

 

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