Magnitude 6.6 - VANUATU

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2011 January 09 10:03:43 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location19.163°S, 168.326°E
Depth17.4 km (10.8 miles)
RegionVANUATU
Distances110 km (65 miles) WNW of Isangel, Tanna, Vanuatu
160 km (100 miles) S of PORT-VILA, Efate, Vanuatu
270 km (165 miles) N of Tadine, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia
1815 km (1130 miles) ENE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 15.6 km (9.7 miles); depth +/- 0.8 km (0.5 miles)
ParametersNST=381, Nph=390, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=0.88 sec, Gp= 18°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=B
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc00010we
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