Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 82km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 15:36:26

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 8 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 82km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 15:36:26

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 24 km depth

13 Apr 04:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2014 04:36:26 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 15:36:26
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 23.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.1988°S / 161.9278°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
83 km (51 mi) S of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
292 km (182 mi) SE of Vara
302 km (188 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
304 km (189 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
425 km (264 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
426 km (265 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
655 km (407 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
743 km (462 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 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 5.015 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 4.824 km82km S of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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