Monthly Archives: February 2012

Magnitude 6.7 Southwestern Siberia. Russia 26-Feb-12 (b0008672)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages Magnitude 6.7 Date-Time Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 06:17:19 UTC Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 01:17:19 PM at epicenter Location 51.731°N, 95.921°E Depth 11.7 km (7.3 miles) Region SOUTHWESTERN SIBERIA, … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.2 South Of The Kermedec Isls 26-02-12 (b000866w)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Upgraded from original published 5.6 mb. USGS Earthquakes details pages Magnitude 6.2 Date-Time Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 05:24:59 UTC February 26, 2012 at 05:24:59 PM local time at epicenter Location 32.49°S, 177.73°W Depth … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 Sth Of The Fiji Isls 26-Feb-12 (b000866c)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Upgraded from original published 5.5 mb. EMSC had this as 6.0 Mw from the start. USGS Earthquakes details pages

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False earthquake reports from IRD New Caledonia?

The relatively new IRD New Caledonia seismic reporting system which is quite a nice site in terms of product unfortunately seems to have a slight problem with accuracy. A blogger friend has also been looking at this and it seems … Continue reading

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Double Trouble Off Oregon?

The original posting of the earthquake on the 15th off the coast of Oregon was for two earthquakes. It was then made one quake. See the details here Despite the fact that the tensor solutions both seem to suggest a … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 Off The Coast Of Oregon 15-Feb-12 (b00080ib)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages Whilst the magnitude on this quake may eventually be reassessed to a lower value it is still a significant earthquake. Magnitude 6.0 Date-Time Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 03:31:20 UTC … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.4 Soloman Islands 14-Feb-12 (b000803b)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages Magnitude 6.4 Date-Time Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 08:19:58 UTC Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 07:19:58 PM at epicenter Location 10.387°S, 161.262°E Depth 54.7 km (34.0 miles) Region SOLOMON ISLANDS … Continue reading

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