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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Monday, 27 January 2020 - information

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Solomon Islands on Monday, 27 January 2020

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Solomon Islands on Monday, 27 January 2020
Date & time: Monday, 27 January 2020 05:02 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.08°S / 161.03°E (Îles Salomon)
Nearest volcano: Gallego (164 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 27 Jan 2020
Mon, 27 Jan 05:02 UTCM 6.3 / 47 kmSolomon IslandsEMSC
Mon, 27 Jan 05:02 UTCM 6.3 / 57 kmSolomon IslandsBMKG
Mon, 27 Jan 05:02 UTCM 6.3 / 45 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu
Mon, 27 Jan 05:02 UTCM 6.3 / 17.7 km105km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
Mon, 27 Jan 05:02 UTCM 6.3 / 34.4 kmSolomon Is. [Sea] (Solomon Islands)INGV

"I felt it" reports:
ddddd / MMI IX (Violent shaking): dfffd
(141.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Honiara (132.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Honiara / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Oconto, Wisconsin 54153 / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Guadalcanal / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Shillong india / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it
Java / not felt: why they didn't downgraded this mag as usually between 0.4-0.7mag..?? so weird..
Canada / MMI IX (Violent shaking): im nearly dead
Honiara / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Brisbane, QLD, Australia. (2121.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
honiara (138.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Honiara, Solomon Islands (138.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): On 1st floor of concrete building. Curtains swayed for about a minute. (via app)
Honiara / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Cleared the building quick large movement of earth
Honiara / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was at school during the shaking. there was a bit of shaking but not strong enough. the earthquake and its after-shocks lasted about 15 seconds.
Gold Ridge, Guadalcanal / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
HONIARA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Honiara / MMI IV (Light shaking): more of a swaying than the normal 'shake'. went on for quite a few seconds - locals saying 'that was a big one!'
honiara, solomon islands / MMI IV (Light shaking): i felt the earth move but not very hard just a very slow and relaxed movement
Honiara, Guadalcanal / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Violent shoving motion in raised house for about 30 seconds...
Honiara / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Honiara / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (139 km NW from epicenter)(no details): just half and hour (via EMSC)
Honiara (Solomon Islands) (132 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shake for around 10 seconds (via EMSC)

 

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