Strong Earthquake Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge 24-May-15 (E151440453)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.3 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-24T04:53:22.870Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 16.830°S, 14.186°W
  • Seismic Region: 32 – Atlantic Ocean
  • Seismic Geo Area: 4100 – Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10002bvx
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-24T05:54:13.040Z

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Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 22-May-15 (E151422359)

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Magnitude 6.8 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-22T23:59:33.870Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 11.152°S, 163.197°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon 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?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: pt15142000
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-23T01:01:42.713Z

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Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 22-May-15 (E151422145)

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Magnitude 6.8 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-22T21:45:18.790Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 11.086°S, 163.685°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 8.0 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?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: pt15142051
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-22T22:04:34.112Z

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Moderate Earthquake Solomon Islands 21-May-15 (E151411932)

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Magnitude 6.0 downgraded to 5.7 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-21T19:32:57.730Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 9.776°S, 160.330°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10002b8f
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-21T19:53:46.681Z

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Strong Earthquake Santa Cruz Islands Region 20-May-15 (E151402248)

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Magnitude 6.9 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-20T22:48:54.150Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 10.877°S, 164.154°E
  • Seismic Region: 14 – Vanuatu Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1830 – Santa Cruz Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 19.9 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?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: pt15140051
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-20T23:09:23.121Z

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Strong Earthquake Tonga Islands 20-May-15 (E151400030)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-20T00:30:51.550Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 19.303°S, 175.461°W
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1730 – Tonga Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 180.3 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10002anx
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-20T02:37:34.743Z

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Strong Earthquake Pacific-Antarctic Ridge 19-May-15 (E151391525)

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Magnitude 6.5 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2015-05-19T15:25:21.810Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 54.301°S, 132.110°W
  • Seismic Region: 43 – Southeastern & Antarctic Pacific Ocean
  • Seismic Geo Area: 6910 – Pacific-Antarctic Ridge
  • Earthquake depth: 12.1 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10002aj3
  • Version Timestamp : 2015-05-19T15:54:26.895Z

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