Preliminary Details – subject to review.
Derived from Event Data Source: USGS See details below
Magnitude 7.5 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser [→]
- Date-Time: 2015-03-29T23:48:31.170Z UTC
- Earthquake location: 4.760°S, 152.556°E
- Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
- Seismic Geo Area: 1920 – New Britain Region. P.N.G.
- Earthquake depth: 40.0 km
- Event ID: us10001rvu
Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 1000) from IRIS [→]
(The current event may not appear for an hour or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer [→]