Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 22-Jan-17 (E170220430)

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Magnitude 7.9 [Was 8.0] [subject to further review]


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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-22T04:30:23.000Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 6.214°S, 155.122°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 136.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007uph
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-22T04:50:05.194Z

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Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 19-Jan-17 (E170192304)

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Magnitude 6.5 [Was 6.8] [subject to further review]


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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-19T23:04:20.600Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 10.343°S, 161.318°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 36.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: pt17019050

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Moderate Earthquake Fiji Islands Region 14-Jan-17 (E170140611)

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Magnitude 5.9 was 6.1 [subject to further review]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-14T06:11:41.630Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 18.588°S, 176.230°E
  • Seismic Region: 13 – Fiji Islands Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1810 – Fiji Islands Region
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007t8x
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-14T08:18:20.509Z

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Strong Earthquake Solomon Islands 10-Jan-17 (E170101527)

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Magnitude 6.3 [Was 6.4] [subject to further review]


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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-10T15:27:17.550Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 10.133°S, 161.027°E
  • Seismic Region: 15 – Bismarck and Solomon Islands
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1930 – Solomon Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 28.5 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007sd4

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Major Earthquake Celebes Sea 10-Jan-17 (E170100613)

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Magnitude 7.2 [Was 6.9] [subject to further review]


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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-10T06:13:48.200Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 4.459°N, 122.607°E
  • Seismic Region: 23 – Borneo – Sulawesi
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2620 – Celebes Sea
  • Earthquake depth: 629.5 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007s9c
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-10T06:31:09.766Z

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Strong Earthquake South Of Fiji Islands 03-Jan-17 (E170032152)

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Magnitude 6.9 [Was 7.2] [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-03T21:52:31.220Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 19.500°S, 176.200°E
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1710 – South Of Fiji Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 10.0 km
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007pj6
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-03T22:10:17.040Z

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Strong Earthquake South Of Fiji Islands 02-Jan-17 (E170021314)

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Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]

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  • Date-Time: 2017-01-02T13:14:02.670Z (utc)
  • Earthquake location: 23.317°S, 179.295°E
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1710 – South Of Fiji Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 549.2 km
  • Tsunamigenic: No. (Not tsunamigenic or unknown at this time)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: Reviewed
  • Event ID: us10007p7m
  • Version Timestamp : 2017-01-02T13:30:35.040Z

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