Magnitude 7.0 - LOYALTY ISLANDS
2011 January 13 16:16:41 UTC
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|Depth||9 km (5.6 miles) set by location program|
|Distances||120 km (75 miles) NNE of Tadine, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia|
145 km (90 miles) SW of Isangel, Tanna, Vanuatu
275 km (170 miles) NE of NOUMEA, New Caledonia
1740 km (1080 miles) ENE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 3.3 km (2.1 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=545, Nph=545, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.01 sec, Gp= 14°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=C
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Felt (II) at Noumea, New Caledonia. Also felt at Bouloupari.
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