Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 82km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 21:26:24

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 14 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 82km S of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 21:26:24

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 35 km depth

13 Apr 10:53 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2014 10:26:24 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 21:26:24
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 34.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.1867°S / 162.039°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) S of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
303 km (188 mi) ESE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
307 km (190 mi) SSE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
311 km (193 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
414 km (257 mi) W of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
432 km (268 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
665 km (413 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
735 km (456 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) [learn more]
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.710 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
M 4.735 km82km S of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
M 4.837 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ

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