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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Tuesday, 9 December 2014

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.5 quake: Solomon Islands on Sun, 7 Dec 01h22
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Tuesday, 9 December 2014
Dec 9 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.3.
Date & time: Tue, 9 Dec 02:33:34 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.35°S / 154.39°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Balbi (92 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 9 Dec 2014
Tue, 9 Dec 02:33 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Tue, 9 Dec 02:33 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km128km W of Panguna, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Tue, 9 Dec 02:33 UTCM 5.6 / 37 kmBougainville Island Region, PNGGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Swansboro North Carolina (13901.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It made my weave fall off

 

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