Magnitude 6.9 - SOLOMON ISLANDS

2004 November 09 23:58:23 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.9
Date-Time
Location11.236°S, 163.707°E
Depth13 km (8.1 miles) set by location program
RegionSOLOMON ISLANDS
Distances 210 km (130 miles) ESE of Kira Kira, San Cristobal, Solomon Isl.
240 km (150 miles) WSW of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Isl.
455 km (285 miles) ESE of HONIARA, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
2115 km (1310 miles) NE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 6.1 km (3.8 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=230, Nph=230, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=0.87 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=R
Source
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Event IDusqqcg
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