Magnitude 6.8 - SOLOMON ISLANDS

2004 October 08 08:27:53 UTC

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Magnitude6.8
Date-Time
Location10.963°S, 162.157°E
Depth36 km (22.4 miles) set by location program
RegionSOLOMON ISLANDS
Distances 60 km (40 miles) SSE of Kira Kira, San Cristobal, Solomon Isl.
290 km (180 miles) SSE of Auki, Malaita, Solomon Islands
295 km (180 miles) SE of HONIARA, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
2070 km (1280 miles) NNE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 5 km (3.1 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=270, Nph=270, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=0.77 sec, Gp= 22°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=R
Source
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Event IDuspiav
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