Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 25-Sep-14 (E142680913)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-09-25T09:13:50.950Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 9.480°S, 156.391°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 160km (99mi) SSW of Gizo, Solomon Islands
    2. 373km (231mi) SSE of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
    3. 390km (242mi) W of Honiara, Solomon Islands
    4. 661km (410mi) E of Alotau, Papua New Guinea
    5. 727km (451mi) SE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000sftz

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 25-Sep-14 (E142680913)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 26 September 2014 | QVS Data

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