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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Friday, 20 March 2015

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Friday, 20 March 2015

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Friday, 20 March 2015
Mar 20 17:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.6.
Date & time: Friday, 20 March 2015 15:42 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.73°S / 154.76°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Tore (139 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 20 Mar 2015
Fri, 20 Mar 15:42 UTCM 5.6 / 60 kmBOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Fri, 20 Mar 15:42 UTCM 5.5 / 25.7 km177km NNW of Arawa, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Fri, 20 Mar 15:42 UTCM 5.8 / 45 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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