Magnitude 6.6 - SOLOMON ISLANDS

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2011 March 07 00:09:38 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location10.334°S, 160.739°E
Depth37.9 km (23.6 miles)
RegionSOLOMON ISLANDS
Distances127 km (78 miles) W of Kira Kira, San Cristobal, Solomon Isl.
135 km (83 miles) SE of HONIARA, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
176 km (109 miles) S of Auki, Malaita, Solomon Islands
2064 km (1282 miles) NNE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 13.3 km (8.3 miles); depth +/- 0.2 km (0.1 miles)
ParametersNST=454, Nph=459, Dmin=131.4 km, Rmss=1 sec, Gp= 11°,
M-type="moment" magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=C
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusb0001q9i
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