Magnitude 6.6 - SOLOMON ISLANDS
2011 March 07 00:09:38 UTC
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|Depth||37.9 km (23.6 miles)|
|Distances||127 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 Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 13.3 km (8.3 miles); depth +/- 0.2 km (0.1 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=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
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