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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 84km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - 84km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - 84km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Tuesday, 6 August 2013
Date & time: Tue, 6 Aug 17:21:55 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, August 07, 2013 04:21:55
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 13.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.8791°S / 167.3792°E (Vanuatu)
Nearest volcano: Ambrym (104 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 6 Aug 2013
Tue, 6 Aug 17:21 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km VANUATUEMSC
Tue, 6 Aug 17:21 UTCM 5.8 / 33 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
Tue, 6 Aug 17:22 UTCM 6.2 / 40 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu
Tue, 6 Aug 17:22 UTCM 5.8 / 92 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 6 Aug 23:03 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info]66km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Wed, 7 Aug 2013
Wed, 7 Aug 09:05 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]88km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Fri, 9 Aug 2013
Fri, 9 Aug 01:36 UTCM 4.8 / 9.9 km - [info]83km S of Lakatoro, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Thu, 22 Aug 2013
Thu, 22 Aug 22:33 UTCM 4.6 / 233 km - [info]4.6 VANUATU[Map]EMSC
Sat, 5 Oct 2013
Sat, 5 Oct 21:49 UTCM 4.4 / 96.1 km - [info]68km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Tue, 8 Oct 2013
Tue, 8 Oct 18:37 UTCM 4.9 / 47.7 km - [info]65km N of Port-Vila, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Thu, 7 Nov 2013
Thu, 7 Nov 17:21 UTCM 4.6 / 278.3 km - [info]107km E of Lakatoro, Vanuatu[Map]USGS
Sun, 15 Dec 2013
Sun, 15 Dec 22:17 UTCM 4.9 / 214.9 km - [info]60km NNE of Port-Vila, Vanuatu[Map]USGS

 

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