Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 155km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 10:51:59

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 2 days earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 155km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 10:51:59

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 35 km depth

15 Apr 01:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Apr 2014 11:51:59 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 10:51:59
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.5053°S / 162.8598°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
156 km (97 mi) SE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
332 km (206 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
386 km (240 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
398 km (247 mi) ESE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
399 km (248 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
518 km (322 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
645 km (401 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
760 km (472 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) [learn more]
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M 4.735 km155km SE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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