Strong Earthquake Vanuatu Islands 05-Mar-14 (E140640956)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.3 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-03-05T09:56:58.630Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 14.735°S, 169.822°E
  • Seismic Region: 14 – Vanuatu Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1860 – Vanuatu Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 636.8 km
  • Distances:
    1. 262km (162mi) ESE of Sola, Vanuatu
    2. 298km (185mi) ENE of Luganville, Vanuatu
    3. 368km (228mi) NNE of Port-Vila, Vanuatu
    4. 735km (456mi) NNE of We, New Caledonia
    5. 879km (546mi) WNW of Nadi, Fiji
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000n1ex

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

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One Response to Strong Earthquake Vanuatu Islands 05-Mar-14 (E140640956)

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