Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 135km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 00:02:51

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake 122km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands, Friday, April 18, 2014 15:13:12, which had occurred 9 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 135km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 00:02:51

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 42 km depth

18 Apr 13:23 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2014 01:02:51 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, April 19, 2014 00:02:51
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 42.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.2391°S / 164.7077°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearest volcano: Tinakula (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
132 km (82 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
317 km (197 mi) ESE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
426 km (265 mi) NW of Sola (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,170)
494 km (307 mi) NNW of Port-Olry (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,950)
518 km (322 mi) ESE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
545 km (339 mi) NNW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
553 km (343 mi) ESE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
658 km (409 mi) ESE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.710 km SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
M 4.642 km135km WSW of Lata, Solomon IslandsUSGS
M 4.732 kmSanta Cruz Islands RegionGFZ

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 135km WSW of Lata, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 00:02:51
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