Magnitude 6.5 - VANUATU
2012 April 14 22:05:26 UTC
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|Depth||8.7 km (5.4 miles)|
|Distances||80 km (49 miles) NW of Isangel, Tanna, Vanuatu|
148 km (91 miles) SSE of PORT-VILA, Efate, Vanuatu
297 km (184 miles) NNE of Tadine, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia
1864 km (1158 miles) ENE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 14 km (8.7 miles); depth +/- 3.9 km (2.4 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=331, Nph=340, Dmin=418.6 km, Rmss=0.93 sec, Gp= 58°,|
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=A
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