Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 89km SW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 16:36:01

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 9 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 89km SW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 16:36:01

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 20 km depth

13 Apr 06:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 36 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2014 05:36:01 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 16:36:01
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.0815°S / 161.3974°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
90 km (56 mi) SW of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
240 km (149 mi) SE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
259 km (161 mi) SSE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
269 km (167 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
382 km (237 mi) SSE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
599 km (372 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
796 km (494 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
838 km (521 mi) SE of Arawa (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 40,300)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.720 km89km SW of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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