Magnitude 7.0 - SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS
2013 February 08 15:26:39 UTC
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|Depth||27 km (16.8 miles)|
|Region||SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS|
|Distances||25 km (15 miles) SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands|
527 km (327 miles) NNW of Luganville, Vanuatu
678 km (421 miles) ESE of Honiara, Solomon Islands
796 km (494 miles) NNW of Port-Vila, Vanuatu
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 14.7 km (9.1 miles); depth +/- 8.1 km (5.0 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=104, Nph=104, Dmin=679 km, Rmss=1.28 sec, Gp= 47°,|
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7
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