Tag Archives: South Pacific Islands

Magnitude 6.7 Mw Tonga 28-Apr-12 (c0009e33)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages See also Provider Magnitude Comparisons 2012 Downgraded from magnitude 6.7 which is a little surprising seeing that all the tensor solutions at the time were 6.7 Mw and the Global … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 Sth Of The Fiji Isls 26-Feb-12 (b000866c)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Upgraded from original published 5.5 mb. EMSC had this as 6.0 Mw from the start. USGS Earthquakes details pages

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Magnitude 6.4 Santa Cruz Islands 09-Jan-12 (c0007hrv)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages Was 6.6 Still showing as 6.6 on the USGS site but 6.4 in the 8-30 day list and QED. Magnitude 6.4 Date-Time Monday, January 09, 2012 at 04:07:16 UTC Monday, … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 Tonga 26-Dec-11 (c0007cwg)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice USGS Earthquakes details pages ‘ Magnitude 6.0 Date-Time Monday, December 26, 2011 at 04:48:08 UTC Monday, December 26, 2011 at 06:48:08 PM at epicenter Location 16.155°S, 173.799°W Depth 78.6 km (48.8 miles) Region TONGA … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 Fiji Region 27-Oct-11 (b0006edd)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice ‘ Link to USGS pages Magnitude 6.0 Date-Time Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 00:15:24 UTCThursday, October 27, 2011 at 12:15:24 PM local time at epicenter Location 17.95S 179.52W Depth 604 kilometers Region FIJI REGION … Continue reading

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Magnitude 5.8 Vanuatu 11-Sep-11

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