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M5.6 earthquake - SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGION, Wednesday, 6 February 2013 at 06:53 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGION on Wednesday, 6 February 2013

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 8.0 quake: SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS on Wed, 6 Feb 01h12, which had occurred 6 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGION on Wednesday, 6 February 2013
Date & time: Wednesday, 6 February 2013 06:53 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wed, 6 Feb 2013 17:53
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.6348°S / 164.967°E (Îles Salomon)
Nearest volcano: Tinakula (95 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 6 Feb 2013
Wed, 6 Feb 06:53 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Wed, 6 Feb 06:53 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmSanta Cruz IslandsGFZ
Wed, 6 Feb 06:53 UTCM 5.8 / 37 kmSanta Cruz IslandsGeoAu

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