Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 142km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 09:18:51
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 35 km depth
13 Apr 00:09 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 50 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 09:18:51
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.5492°S / 162.6091°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
143 km (89 mi) SSE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
360 km (224 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
373 km (232 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
383 km (238 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
503 km (312 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
595 km (370 mi) WNW of Sola (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,170)
661 km (411 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
739 km (459 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||35 km||142km SSE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|M 4.6||30 km||SOLOMON ISLANDS||EMSC|
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