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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Coral Sea, 75 km E of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, jueves, 25 nov 2021 23:04 (GMT +11) -

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Coral Sea, 75 km E of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, jueves, 25 nov 2021 23:04 (GMT +11) Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - Coral Sea, 75 km E of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, jueves, 25 nov 2021 23:04 (GMT +11)

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 a 40 km de profundidad

25 Nov 12:12 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 8 minutos.
25 Nov 12:14: Ubicación del epicentro corregida 5 km (3.1 mi) al NNW.
25 Nov 12:22: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: USGS
Update Thu, 25 Nov 2021, 12:18

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands

6.1 quake 25 Nov 11:04 pm (GMT +11)
6.1 quake 25 Nov 11:04 pm (GMT +11)
An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred only 14 minutes ago 66 km east of Lata, Solomon Islands, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported.
The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, late at night on Thursday, November 25th, 2021, at 11:04 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by France's Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS), which listed it as a magnitude 5.7 earthquake. A third agency, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), reported the same quake at magnitude 6.7.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Lata (pop. 550) located 66 km from the epicenter, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora25 Nov 2021 12:04:10 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentrojueves, 25 nov 2021 23:04 (GMT +11)
StatusConfirmado
Magnitud6
Prof.39.9 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud10.7464°S / 166.4849°E (Coral Sea, Islas Salomón)
Antipode10.746°N / 13.515°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor fuerte
Sentido2 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoTinakula (85 km / 53 mi)
Lugares cercanos75 km al E de Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
367 km al NNO de Sola (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,170) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
266 km al N de Hiw Island (pop: 269) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoClear Sky 28.6°C (84 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from E
Energía sísmica estimada liberada6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 GWh, equivalente a 15080 toneladas de TNT o 0.9 bombas atomicas!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
6.040 kmSolomon Islands: Santa Cruz IslandsUSGS
6.030 kmSolomon Islands: SANTA CRUZ ISLANDSEMSC
5.610 kmSolomon Islands: Near NouméaRENASS
6.210 km75 Km E of Lata, Solomon IslandsGFZ
6.220 kmSolomon Islands: Solomon Is. [Sea]INGV
6.330 kmSolomon Islands: Santa Cruz IslandsGeoAu
6.040 kmSolomon Islands: Santa Cruz IslandsRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Honiara, Solomon Islands (HNR/IU network) | Distance from quake: 730 km / 454 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Honiara, Solomon Islands: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.02-5.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (2)

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Lata Solomon Islands / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s : Strong | 16 users found this interesting.  
Lawngtlai, mizoram, india / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s

Aftershocks

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Réplicas registradas, las más recientes primero (6 en total)

Fecha y horaMag
Prof.
UbicaciónDetalles
19 abr 2022 00:20
hace 41 semanas
5.3

10 km
Coral Sea, 34 km E de Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Islas SalomónMás
14 mar 2022 08:28
hace 46 semanas
4.5

159 km
Coral Sea, 71 km E de Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Islas SalomónMás
30 nov 2021 15:10
hace 1 año 9 semanas
4.5

10 km
Coral Sea, 68 km E de Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Islas SalomónMás
25 nov 2021 14:15
hace 1 año 10 semanas
4.5

10 km
Coral Sea, 76 km E de Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Islas SalomónMás
25 nov 2021 13:44
hace 1 año 10 semanas
4.7

51 km
Coral Sea, 65 km E de Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Islas SalomónMás
25 nov 2021 12:39
hace 1 año 10 semanas
4.8

10 km
Coral Sea, 69 km E de Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Islas SalomónMás

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