Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 124km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 23:24:35

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 16 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 124km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Sunday, April 13, 2014 23:24:35

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 20 km depth

13 Apr 12:52 UTC: First to report: USGS after 28 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Apr 2014 12:24:35 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 13, 2014 23:24:35
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.356°S / 162.5977°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
125 km (77 mi) SE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
355 km (221 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
356 km (221 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
367 km (228 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
486 km (302 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
635 km (394 mi) NW of Port-Olry (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,950)
677 km (421 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
727 km (452 mi) ESE of Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.720 km124km SE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
M 4.720 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC

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