Strong Earthquake Fiji Islands Region 14-Jan-17 (E170140611)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.1 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-14T06:11:41.630Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 18.588°S, 176.230°E
  • Seismic Region: 13 – Fiji Islands Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1810 – Fiji Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007t8x
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-14T08:18:20.509Z

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Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 10-Jan-17 (E170101527)

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Magnitude 6.4 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-10T15:27:17.550Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 10.132°S, 160.989°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 46.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007sd4
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-10T15:48:11.911Z

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Strong Earthquake Celebes Sea 10-Jan-17 (E170100613)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.9 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-10T06:13:48.200Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 4.459°N, 122.607°E
  • Seismic Region: 23 – Borneo – Sulawesi
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2620 – Celebes Sea
  • Earthquake depth: 629.5 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007s9c
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-10T06:31:09.766Z

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Major Earthquake South Of Fiji Islands 03-Jan-17 (E170032152)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 7.2 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-03T21:52:31.220Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 19.500°S, 176.200°E
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1710 – South Of Fiji Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007pj6
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-03T22:10:17.040Z

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Strong Earthquake South Of Fiji Islands 02-Jan-17 (E170021314)

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Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-02T13:14:02.670Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 23.317°S, 179.295°E
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1710 – South Of Fiji Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 549.2 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007p7m
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-02T13:30:35.040Z

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Strong Earthquake Sumbawa Region. Indonesia 29-Dec-16 (E163642230)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.2 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2016-12-29T22:30:18.360Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 9.067°S, 118.609°E
  • Seismic Region: 24 – Sunda Arc
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2850 – Sumbawa Region. Indonesia
  • Earthquake depth: 72.3 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007nl0
  • Version Timestamp : 2016-12-29T22:48:09.314Z

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Major Earthquake Southern Chile 25-Dec-16 (E163601422)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 7.7 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2016-12-25T14:22:27.180Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 43.312°S, 74.537°W
  • Seismic Region: 9 – Extreme South America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1440 – Southern Chile
  • Earthquake depth: 14.9 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007mn3
  • Version Timestamp : 2016-12-25T14:40:44.040Z

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