Magnitude 6.8 - SOLOMON ISLANDS

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2010 April 11 09:40:30 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.8
Date-Time
Location10.913°S, 161.130°E
Depth60.2 km (37.4 miles)
RegionSOLOMON ISLANDS
Distances100 km (60 miles) WSW of Kira Kira, San Cristobal, Solomon Isl.
205 km (125 miles) SE of HONIARA, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
235 km (145 miles) S of Auki, Malaita, Solomon Islands
2025 km (1260 miles) NNE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 4.7 km (2.9 miles); depth +/- 12.7 km (7.9 miles)
ParametersNST=107, Nph=107, Dmin=209.2 km, Rmss=0.85 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=8
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDus2010uya5
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Felt Reports

Felt (III) at Honiara, Guadalcanal. Also felt at Auki, Malaita.