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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Sep 19 08:02: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 59.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 19 Sep 06:37:42 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.16°S / 162.49°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Gallego (343 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 19 Sep 2017
Tue, 19 Sep 06:37 UTCM 4.9 / 40 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
Tue, 19 Sep 06:37 UTCM 4.9 / 31.5 km- 93km SE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
Tue, 19 Sep 06:37 UTCM 5.1 / 49 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Lungga (Solomon Islands) (327 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Little bit shaking for 5 seconds. (via EMSC)

 

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