Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 72km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 08:11:02
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 35 km depth
12 Apr 22:43 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 32 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 08:11:02
Depth: 35.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.1126°S / 161.8836°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
73 km (46 mi) S of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
282 km (175 mi) SE of Vara
291 km (181 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
293 km (182 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
415 km (258 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
430 km (267 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
646 km (402 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
753 km (468 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||35 km||72km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|M 4.7||35 km||SOLOMON ISLANDS||EMSC|
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