Strong Earthquake Samoa Islands Region 30-Mar-15 (E150890848)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.8 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2015-03-30T08:48:25.730Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 15.548°S, 172.920°W
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1690 – Samoa Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: us10001ryu

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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