Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 11-Apr-14 (E141010816)

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Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.5
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-04-11T08:16:49.610Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 6.835°S, 154.967°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 50.6 km
  • Distances:
    1. 81km (50mi) SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea
    2. 93km (57mi) SW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
    3. 406km (252mi) SE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
    4. 552km (342mi) ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
    5. 619km (384mi) WNW of Honiara, Solomon Islands
  • 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: usc000pfuy

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 Solomon Islands 11-Apr-14 (E141010816)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 11 April 2014 | QVS Data

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