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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Sunday, 13 August 2017

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Sunday, 13 August 2017
Date & time: Sun, 13 Aug 12:18:15 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 279.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.99°S / 169.49°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Traitor's Head (38 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 13 Aug
Sun, 13 Aug 12:18 UTCM 5.1 / 263 km VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Sun, 13 Aug 12:18 UTCM 5.1 / 259.4 km- 71km NNE of Isangel, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Sun, 13 Aug 12:18 UTCM 5.1 / 309 kmVanuatu Islands[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 13 Aug 16:37 UTCM 4.6 / 231.5 km - [info]Traitor's Head (19 km) - Vanuatu- 72km N of Isangel, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 20 Sep
Wed, 20 Sep 20:09 UTCM 6.4 / 200 km - [info]Traitor's Head (13 km) - VanuatuVanuatu Islands
[Map]
GFZ
noumea / not felt
Port Moresby / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Athens (16169.2 km SSW from epicenter) / not felt: Not felt
(Vanuatu) (155 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Started with light shake, then sporadic firm shakes, slowly lessening. Duration about 45 seconds... (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 2 Oct
Mon, 2 Oct 21:37 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (177 km)- Vanuatu region
[Map]
USGS
Wolvega, Netherland (15986.7 km ENE from epicenter) / not felt
Niko (445.3 km SW from epicenter) / not felt: Every people already move out from the island. Is on level 4 (via app)
Sun, 12 Nov
Sun, 12 Nov 09:54 UTCM 4.9 / 80.2 km - [info] (62 km)- 73km NW of Isangel, Vanuatu
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 2 Jan
Tue, 2 Jan 08:10 UTCM 4.9 / 251 km - [info]Traitor's Head (6 km) - VanuatuVanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ

 

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