M6.8 earthquake - 63km SSW of Sola, Vanuatu, Friday, 21 December 2012 at 22:28 (GMT)
Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 63km SSW of Sola, Vanuatu on Friday, 21 December 2012Date & time: Friday, 21 December 2012 22:28 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Heure||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 21 Dec 2012|
|Fri, 21 Dec 22:28 UTC||M 6.7 / 195 km||Vanuatu Islands||GFZ|
|Fri, 21 Dec 22:28 UTC||M 6.6 / 208 km||VANUATU||EMSC|
|Fri, 21 Dec 22:28 UTC||M 6.6 / 200 km||Vanuatu Islands||GeoAu|
|Fri, 21 Dec 22:28 UTC||M 6.6 / 196 km||Vanuatu Islands||BMKG|
"I felt it" reports:
Port Vila (109.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): I was inside my wife and whole word start shaking. Her breast. They jiggle. Suddenly strange fluid gush. Lamp fell. Lamp break. I FEEL IT
Santo / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Just got off carnival cruise to explore the island and it struck while getting into taxi, was strong enough to notice and rocked cars dramatically. Local said it was a big one.
Port Vila / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt shaking for about 15 seconds. Weak swaying movements for 2 minutes.