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12 August 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 7.4 SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS 12/08/2016 01:26 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 7.4 12/08/2016 01:26 SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS

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A magnitude 7.4 earthquake has occurred SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDS at:
22.48S 173.10E Depth 20km 12/08/2016 at 01:26:36 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
2096 km E Brisbane (pop 1843392, local time 11:26:36.4 2016-08-12)
737 km SW Suva (pop 199455, local time 13:26:36.4 2016-08-12)
630 km E Wé (pop 10375, local time 12:26:36.4 2016-08-12)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 12/08/2016 01:52 (UTC)
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Links to regional seismological observatories:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/
http://geofon.gfz-potsdam.de/eqinfo/list.php

This location has been computed thanks to the data provided by the
following seismological institutes:
BUD GFZ KAN NEIR
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Detection et de Geophysique, Bruyeres-le-Chatel, France) and the
IGN (Instituto Geografico Nacional, Madrid, Spain).


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