Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Coral Sea, 69 km east of Lata, Solomon Islands, on Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 11:39 pm (GMT +11) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 Nov 14:30 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 1 hour and 51 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 11:39 pm (GMT +11)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.96°S / 166.38°E↗ (Coral Sea, Solomon Islands)
Antipode: 10.96°N / 13.62°W↗
Nearest volcano: Tinakula (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) ESE of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) NNW of Sola (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (151 mi) N of Hiw Island (pop: 269) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|4.8||10 km||Solomon Islands: Santa Cruz Islands||GFZ|
|4.8||10 km||Solomon Islands: SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS||EMSC|
|4.9||54 km||Solomon Islands: Santa Cruz Islands||BMKG|
|4.9||29 km||79 Km ESE of Lata, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|4.8||10 km||Solomon Islands: Santa Cruz Islands||RaspberryShake|
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