Strong Earthquake Southeast Of Loyalty Islands 10-Nov-14 (E143141004)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.1 [subject to review and confirmation]

This is more than likely not a Mag 6. I am not making a front page entry just yet.

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This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-11-10T10:04:21.970Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 22.775°S, 171.445°E
  • Seismic Region: 14 – Vanuatu Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1890 – Southeast Of Loyalty Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Distances:
    1. 74km (45mi) SW of Ile Hunter, New Caledonia
    2. 478km (297mi) ESE of We, New Caledonia
    3. 503km (312mi) E of Mont-Dore, New Caledonia
    4. 516km (320mi) E of Noumea, New Caledonia
    5. 518km (321mi) E of Dumbea, New Caledonia
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000svzi

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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