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Latest earthquakes in or near Coral Sea past 30 days

Updated 22 Jan 2021 11:00 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Coral Sea was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 6.0 or above, 10 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, and 9 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0.
Biggest quake: 6.1 quake Coral Sea, 44 km east of Norsup, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, 10 Jan 2021 5:48 pm (GMT +11)
Most recent quake: 4.8 quake South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia, 20 Jan 2021 12:38 pm (GMT +11)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (21 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wed, 20 Jan 2021 (GMT)
20 Jan 2021 12:38 pm (GMT +11) (20 Jan 2021 01:38:42 GMT)
4.8

10 km
(113 km)South Pacific Ocean, New Caledonia
I FELT IT
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Tue, 19 Jan 2021 (GMT)
20 Jan 2021 7:18 am (GMT +11) (19 Jan 2021 20:18:19 GMT)
5.2

53 km
(88 km)Coral Sea, 45 km west of Ureparapara Island, Torba, Vanuatu
I FELT IT
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Mon, 18 Jan 2021 (GMT)
18 Jan 2021 6:17 pm (GMT +11) (18 Jan 2021 07:17:17 GMT)
5.3

158 km
(40 km)Coral Sea, 69 km north of Port-Olry, Sanma Province, Vanuatu
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Sun, 17 Jan 2021 (GMT)
17 Jan 2021 2:38 pm (GMT +11) (17 Jan 2021 03:38:55 GMT)
5.0

10 km
(31 km)Coral Sea, 36 km north of Pentecost Island, Penama Province, Vanuatu
I FELT IT
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Mon, 11 Jan 2021 (GMT)
12 Jan 2021 8:30 am (GMT +11) (11 Jan 2021 21:30:38 GMT)
4.7

151 km
Aoba (15 km) - VanuatuCoral Sea, 24 km northwest of Pentecost Island, Penama Province, Vanuatu 1 reportMoreMap
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 (GMT)
10 Jan 2021 5:48 pm (GMT +11) (10 Jan 2021 06:48:20 GMT)
6.1

166 km
(38 km)Coral Sea, 44 km east of Norsup, Malampa Province, Vanuatu 3 reportsMoreMap
Sat, 9 Jan 2021 (GMT)
10 Jan 2021 10:01 am (GMT +11) (9 Jan 2021 23:01:12 GMT)
5.3

10 km
(333 km)Coral Sea, 7.4 km west of Santa Anna Island, Solomon Islands MoreMap
9 Jan 2021 12:39 pm (GMT +11) (9 Jan 2021 01:39:39 GMT)
5.3

183 km
Ambrym (29 km) - VanuatuCoral Sea, 37 km east of Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
Fri, 8 Jan 2021 (GMT)
8 Jan 2021 4:01 pm (GMT +11) (8 Jan 2021 05:01:06 GMT)
6.1

136 km
(50 km)South Pacific Ocean, 59 km south of Aneityum Island, Tafea Province, Vanuatu 7 reportsMoreMap
8 Jan 2021 11:45 am (GMT +11) (8 Jan 2021 00:45:07 GMT)
4.8

87 km
(220 km)52 km west of Kirakira, Nakumwe, Makira-Ulawa Province, Solomon Islands MoreMap
Thu, 7 Jan 2021 (GMT)
8 Jan 2021 8:27 am (GMT +11) (7 Jan 2021 21:27:37 GMT)
4.6

239 km
(155 km)Coral Sea, Solomon Islands MoreMap
Tue, 5 Jan 2021 (GMT)
5 Jan 2021 2:11 pm (GMT +11) (5 Jan 2021 03:11:55 GMT)
4.9

180 km
(33 km)Coral Sea, 72 km north of Port-Olry, Sanma Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
Sat, 2 Jan 2021 (GMT)
2 Jan 2021 8:34 pm (GMT +11) (2 Jan 2021 09:34:13 GMT)
4.5

10 km
(172 km)Coral Sea, 155 km southwest of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
Mon, 28 Dec 2020 (GMT)
29 Dec 2020 7:03 am (GMT +11) (28 Dec 2020 20:03:27 GMT)
5.0

59 km
(129 km)Coral Sea, 94 km southeast of Lata, Solomon Islands MoreMap
Sun, 27 Dec 2020 (GMT)
28 Dec 2020 2:16 am (GMT +11) (27 Dec 2020 15:16:26 GMT)
5.4

10 km
(183 km)Coral Sea, 158 km southwest of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
Sat, 26 Dec 2020 (GMT)
27 Dec 2020 5:52 am (GMT +11) (26 Dec 2020 18:52:34 GMT)
4.6

65 km
(90 km)Coral Sea, 67 km south of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
26 Dec 2020 6:49 pm (GMT +11) (26 Dec 2020 07:49:30 GMT)
5.1

163 km
(73 km)Coral Sea, 54 km east of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands MoreMap
Fri, 25 Dec 2020 (GMT)
26 Dec 2020 7:47 am (GMT +11) (25 Dec 2020 20:47:48 GMT)
5.0

10 km
(181 km)Coral Sea, 157 km southwest of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
26 Dec 2020 5:53 am (GMT +11) (25 Dec 2020 18:53:23 GMT)
4.9

26 km
(81 km)South Pacific Ocean, 24 km south of Aneityum Island, Tafea Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
25 Dec 2020 2:35 pm (GMT +11) (25 Dec 2020 03:35:50 GMT)
4.6

133 km
(54 km)Coral Sea, 97 km southeast of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu MoreMap
Thu, 24 Dec 2020 (GMT)
25 Dec 2020 8:16 am (GMT +11) (24 Dec 2020 21:16:42 GMT)
5.1

10 km
(50 km)Solomon Sea, 175 km southeast of Gizo, New Georgia Group, Western Province, Solomon Islands MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.3 x 1014 joules (62.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 54029 tons of TNT or 3.4 atomic bombs!) More info

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