Magnitude 6.6 - SOUTHEAST OF THE LOYALTY ISLANDS

2009 January 19 03:35:19 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location22.604°S, 170.881°E
Depth10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program
RegionSOUTHEAST OF THE LOYALTY ISLANDS
Distances120 km (75 miles) W of Ile Hunter, Loyalty Isl., New Caledonia
335 km (205 miles) ESE of Tadine, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia
460 km (285 miles) E of NOUMEA, New Caledonia
1620 km (1010 miles) NNW of Auckland, New Zealand
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 7.2 km (4.5 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST= 99, Nph= 99, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.21 sec, Gp= 22°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDus2009caak
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