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Major mag. 7.1 earthquake - Santa Cruz Islands on Saturday, 18 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake - Santa Cruz Islands on Saturday, 18 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake  - Santa Cruz Islands on Saturday, 18 July 2015
Jul 18 06:10: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 6.9.
Date & time: Sat, 18 Jul 02:27:34 UTC
Magnitude: 6.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.38°S / 165.03°E (Îles Salomon)
Nearest volcano: Tinakula (75 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^15 J (392 GWh / 3.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 21.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 18 Jul 2015
Sat, 18 Jul 02:27 UTCM 7.0 / 10 km- 78km WNW of Lata, Solomon IslandsUSGS
Sat, 18 Jul 02:27 UTCM 7.0 / 10 km SANTA CRUZ ISLANDSEMSC
Sat, 18 Jul 02:27 UTCM 7.3 / 44 kmSanta Cruz IslandsGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 15 Aug 2015
Sat, 15 Aug 07:47 UTCM 6.4 / 19 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 29 Jan 2016
Fri, 29 Jan 00:02 UTCM 5.3 / 50 km - [info]Santa Cruz Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 3 Feb 2016
Wed, 3 Feb 11:54 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 141km W of Lata, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Tue, 9 Feb 2016
Tue, 9 Feb 21:11 UTCM 4.4 / 35 km - [info] SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Feb 2016
Fri, 12 Feb 19:19 UTCM 5.1 / 20 km - [info] SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Mar 2016
Sat, 26 Mar 04:31 UTCM 4.6 / 20 km - [info] SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Fri, 22 Apr 2016
Fri, 22 Apr 15:40 UTCM 4.9 / 47 km - [info]Santa Cruz Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 22 Apr 23:14 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Santa Cruz Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 26 Apr 2016
Tue, 26 Apr 12:21 UTCM 4.5 / 36 km - [info] SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Mon, 13 Jun 2016
Mon, 13 Jun 23:13 UTCM 4.7 / 46 km - [info] SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Sat, 18 Jun 2016
Sat, 18 Jun 09:01 UTCM 4.5 / 152 km - [info] SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Mon, 4 Jul 2016
Mon, 4 Jul 09:25 UTCM 5.8 / 49 km - [info]Santa Cruz Islands Region[Map]GFZ

 

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