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20 January 2017

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.7 SOLOMON ISLANDS 19/01/2017 23:04 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 6.7 19/01/2017 23:04 SOLOMON ISLANDS

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A magnitude 6.7 earthquake has occurred SOLOMON ISLANDS at:
10.32S 161.30E Depth 6km 19/01/2017 at 23:04:16 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
2094 km NE Brisbane (pop 1843392, local time 09:04:16.5 2017-01-20)
182 km SE Honiara (pop 56298, local time 10:04:16.5 2017-01-20)
65 km W Kirakira (pop 1122, local time 10:04:16.5 2017-01-20)
1549 km E Port moresby (pop 283733, local time 09:04:16.5 2017-01-20)

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Manual location disseminated on 19/01/2017 23:20 (UTC)
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