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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Friday, 10 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Friday, 10 May 2019
May 10 09:01: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 127.0 to 136.0 km.
May 10 15:04: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 136.0 to 105.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 10 May 2019 08:44 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.67°S / 169.13°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Yasur (52 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 10 May 2019
Fri, 10 May 08:44 UTCM 5.8 / 123 km VanuatuEMSC
Fri, 10 May 08:44 UTCM 5.6 / 147 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG
Fri, 10 May 08:44 UTCM 5.7 / 114 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu
Fri, 10 May 08:44 UTCM 5.8 / 111 km29km SW of Isangel, VanuatuUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
vanuatu islands / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tanna Evergreen Resort / not felt
tanna / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Port Vila / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Port Vila (219.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): i was lying down, and I felt my bed shaking
(229.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Port Vila / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Lelounapen Tanna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nasama Resort / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(New Caledonia) (403 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Sur paita Nouvelle-Caledonie, vibration du corps (via EMSC)
(New Caledonia) (254 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Légère secousse sur ile de mare (via EMSC)
(Vanuatu) (233 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No. Thank you for keeping us updated. (via EMSC)

 

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