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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 92km SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 12 April 2014

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 92km SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 12 April 2014

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.1 quake: 57km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Fri, 11 Apr 07h07, which had occurred 22 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - 92km SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 12 April 2014
Date & time: Saturday, 12 April 2014 05:24 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, April 12, 2014 15:24:25
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.1163°S / 155.2356°E (Îles Salomon)
Nearest volcano: Loloru (80 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 12 Apr 2014
Sat, 12 Apr 05:24 UTCM 6.1 / 44 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Sat, 12 Apr 05:24 UTCM 6.1 / 60 kmSOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
Sat, 12 Apr 05:24 UTCM 6.2 / 33 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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