Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 08:08:21

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, Sunday, April 13, 2014 07:14:39, which had occurred 3 jours earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 08:08:21

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 35 km depth

15 Apr 22:27 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 1 heure et 19 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2014 21:08:21 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 08:08:21
Magnitude: 4.6
Profondeur: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.3951°S / 162.9021°E (Mer de Corail, Îles Salomon)
Nearby towns and cities:
150 km SE de Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
325 km OSO de Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
379 km SE de Auki (pop: 6,810) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
395 km SE de Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
396 km ESE de Malango (pop: 10,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
512 km SE de Buala (pop: 2,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
79 km SE de Santa Anna Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.635 km SOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
M 4.635 km149km SE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 08:08:21
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