M6.1 earthquake shakes the Solomon Islands, NO tsunami threat

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M6.1 earthquake shakes the Solomon Islands. There is NO tsunami threat.

This is a little less than one day after a M7.1 earthquake struck the same area.


M6.1 – SOLOMON ISLANDS
Magnitude 6.1
Date-Time

  • 12 Apr 2014 05:24:27 UTC
  • 12 Apr 2014 15:24:28 near epicenter
  • 11 Apr 2014 18:24:27 standard time in your timezone

Location 7.108S 155.210E
Depth 56 km
Distances

  • 92 km (57 mi) SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea
  • 105 km (65 mi) SSW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
  • 446 km (276 mi) SE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
  • 582 km (360 mi) WNW of Honiara, Solomon Islands
  • 586 km (363 mi) ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 0.0 km; Vertical 6.5 km
Parameters Nph = 74; Dmin = 466.6 km; Rmss = 1.26 seconds; Gp = 34°
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Event ID us c000phaj

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