Magnitude 6.3 - VANUATU
2009 June 02 02:17:03 UTC
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|Depth||15 km (9.3 miles) set by location program|
|Distances||40 km (25 miles) W of PORT-VILA, Efate, Vanuatu|
245 km (150 miles) NW of Isangel, Tanna, Vanuatu
260 km (160 miles) SSE of Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
1875 km (1160 miles) ENE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 4.6 km (2.9 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=167, Nph=167, Dmin=503.5 km, Rmss=0.84 sec, Gp= 32°,|
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=R
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