Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 95km SSW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 15:31:10
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 24 km depth
13 Apr 05:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 35 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 15:31:10
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.2746°S / 161.643°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
292 km (181 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
297 km (185 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
414 km (257 mi) SSE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
458 km (284 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
634 km (394 mi) SE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
761 km (473 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
872 km (542 mi) SE of Arawa (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 40,300)
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||24 km||95km SSW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|M 4.6||24 km||SOLOMON ISLANDS||EMSC|
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