M6.8 earthquake - 21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands, Friday, 8 February 2013 at 11:12 (GMT)
8 Feb 13:15 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 2 heures 3 minutes.
Date & time: Friday, 8 February 2013 11:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter:
Fri, 8 Feb 2013 22:12 (Pacific/Guadalcanal)
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.9039°S / 165.895°E
Nearest volcano: Tinakula
(61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:23 km SE de Lata
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1015
joules (278 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.4 x 105
tons of TNT or 14.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Heure||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTC||M 6.8 / 10 km||Santa Cruz Islands||GFZ|
|Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTC||M 6.8 / 18 km||21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands||USGS|
|Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTC||M 6.9 / 10 km|| SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS||EMSC|
|Fri, 8 Feb 11:12 UTC||M 7.0 / 34 km||Santa Cruz Islands||GeoAu|
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