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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Friday, 31 July 2020

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Friday, 31 July 2020
Jul 31 17:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 418.0 to 423.0 km.
Aug 1 10:24: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.3.
Date & time: Friday, 31 July 2020 17:06 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 423.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.49°S / 156.82°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Nonda (31 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 31 Jul 2020
Fri, 31 Jul 17:06 UTCM 5.4 / 421 kmSolomon IslandsEMSC
Fri, 31 Jul 17:06 UTCM 5.4 / 432.4 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu
Fri, 31 Jul 17:06 UTCM 5.4 / 424 kmSolomon IslandsBMKG
Fri, 31 Jul 17:06 UTCM 5.2 / 404.5 km66 km N of Gizo, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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