Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 154km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 02:24:14

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 6 days earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 154km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 02:24:14

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 51 km depth

18 Apr 16:50 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 26 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2014 03:24:14 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, April 19, 2014 02:24:14
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.4523°S / 162.9111°E (Solomon Islands)
Nearby towns and cities:
155 km (96 mi) SE of Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120)
325 km (202 mi) WSW of Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553)
385 km (239 mi) SE of Auki (pop: 6,810)
399 km (248 mi) SE of Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750)
400 km (249 mi) ESE of Malango (pop: 10,500)
517 km (321 mi) SE of Buala (pop: 2,700)
645 km (401 mi) NW of Luganville (Vanuatu) (pop: 13,400)
762 km (474 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.038 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 4.948 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
M 4.751 km154km SE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 154km SE of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, April 19, 2014 02:24:14
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