Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Tuesday, 11 October 2011
Depth: 28.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.396°S / 157.369°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Rendova (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (41 mi) SE of Gizo (pop: 6,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 11 Oct 05:04 UTC||M 4.8 / 28.9 km||Solomon Islands||USGS|
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