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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Thursday, 11 July 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Vanuatu Islands on Thursday, 11 July 2019
Jul 11 15:50: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.1.
Jul 11 15:55: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.2.
Jul 12 10:30: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 23.0 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 11 July 2019 15:31 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.83°S / 167.88°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: North Vate (53 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 11 Jul 2019
Thu, 11 Jul 15:31 UTCM 5.0 / 48.2 km67km WSW of Port-Vila, VanuatuUSGS
Thu, 11 Jul 15:31 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
Thu, 11 Jul 15:31 UTCM 5.0 / 40 km VanuatuEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Tasariki Campus. Port Vila / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Awoken by loud cluttering sound like metal objects hitting against each other on the roof. This woke us up. Same time felt our bed moving. All adults in the three bedrooms woke up with the roof sound.
(47.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Port vila / MMI IV (Light shaking)
port vila / MMI IV (Light shaking): My bed was shake hard for several second, waking me up
Port Vila, Efate / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(46.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)


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