Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 85km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 08:39:05

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake 100km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, Sunday, April 13, 2014 07:14:39, which had occurred 1 hour and 24 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - 85km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 08:39:05

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 43 km depth

12 Apr 22:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 12 Apr 2014 09:39:05 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 08:39:05
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 43.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.2037°S / 162.1208°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (54 mi) SSE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
313 km (194 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
318 km (198 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
405 km (252 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
439 km (273 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
674 km (419 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
685 km (426 mi) NW of Port-Olry (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,950)
727 km (451 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 5.710 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 5.143 km85km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
M 5.226 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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