Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 172km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu on Sunday, 21 July 2019
21 Jul 03:09 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-07-21 13:50:30 +11:00
Depth: 102.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.9775°S / 169.9245°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
173 km (108 mi) SE of Isangel (pop: 1,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-07-21 13:50:30 +11:00 (21 Jul 02:50:30 UTC)||M 4.9 / 102.6 km||172km SSE of Isangel, Vanuatu||USGS|
|Sun, 21 Jul 02:50 UTC||M 4.9 / 103 km||Vanuatu||EMSC|
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