Moderate Earthquake D’entrecasteaux Islands Region 17-Nov-14 (E143210106)

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Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.1 5.8 Mw [subject to further review]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-11-17T01:06:00.210Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 9.553°S, 155.151°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1940 – D’entrecasteaux Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 25.2 km
  • Distances:
    1. 245km (152mi) SW of Gizo, Solomon Islands
    2. 371km (230mi) S of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
    3. 526km (326mi) E of Alotau, Papua New Guinea
    4. 527km (327mi) W of Honiara, Solomon Islands
    5. 657km (408mi) SSE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000sy0a

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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