Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Wednesday, 7 September 2011
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.067°S / 157.647°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Kavachi (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km (86 mi) SE of Gizo (pop: 6,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 7 Sep 04:44 UTC||M 4.1 / 10 km||Solomon Islands||USGS|
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