Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Sunday, 7 December 2014
7 Dec 03:38 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 8 minutes.
Dec 7 09:10: Magnitude recalculée de 5.6 à 5.5.
Date & time: Sunday, 7 December 2014 03:30 UTC
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.41°S / 154.36°E
Nearest volcano: Balbi
(113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:114 km SW de Buka
(pop: 0)135 km W de Arawa
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013
joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) [learn more
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|Heure||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 7 Dec 03:30 UTC||M 5.5 / 25 km||Solomon Islands||GFZ|
|Sun, 7 Dec 03:30 UTC||M 5.7 / 60 km|| BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.||EMSC|
|Sun, 7 Dec 03:30 UTC||M 5.7 / 10 km||139km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
|Sun, 7 Dec 03:30 UTC||M 5.6 / 40 km||Bougainville Island Region, PNG||GeoAu|
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