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09 May 2017

2017-05-09 13:52:11 UPDATED: (M6.8) VANUATU -14.6 167.4 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: VANUATU
Geographic coordinates: 14.618S, 167.371E
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 178 km
Universal Time (UTC): 9 May 2017 13:52:12
Time near the Epicenter: 10 May 2017 00:52:12
Local standard time in your area: 9 May 2017 15:52:12

Location with respect to nearby cities:
105 km (65 miles) NNE (14 degrees) of Santo (Luganville), Vanuatu
362 km (225 miles) NNW (344 degrees) of PORT-VILA, Vanuatu
2064 km (1283 miles) NE (49 degrees) of Brisbane, Australia


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EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.8 VANUATU 09/05/2017 13:52 (UTC)

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Magnitude 6.8 09/05/2017 13:52 VANUATU

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A magnitude 6.8 earthquake has occurred VANUATU at:
14.62S 167.33E Depth 192km 09/05/2017 at 13:52:13 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:


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ALERT: Mw 6.8 VANUATU 54 km SW Levonu 09/05/2017 13:52 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 09/05/2017 at 13:52 (UTC)
VANUATU 54 km SW Levonu

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.8

Data provided by: AT BUD GFZ KAN MAD PT PTWC SC3

Latitude = 14.62 S
Longitude = 167.33 E
Origin Time = 13:52:13.7 (UTC)
Depth = 193 Km
RMS = 0.97 sec
Gap = 31 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 4.5 Km
- Semi minor = 4.0 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 87 degrees

Number of data used = 129

Preliminary location computed on Tue May 9 14:05:47 2017 (UTC)
Done by S Godey

Comments :

Message number: 2454

All magnitudes estimations :
Mi6.8 (AT) M 6.9 (BUD) M 6.7 (GFZ) Mw6.9 (KAN) M
i6.8 (PT) Mw6.8 (PTWC) M 6.7 (SC3)

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M6.8 VANUATU 09/05/2017 13:52 (UTC)

09/05/2017 13:52.
Magnitude 6.8.
VANUATU .
Latitude 14.62 South.
Longitude 167.33 East.
Depth 193 kilometers.
54 kilometers South West of Levonu

2017-05-09 01:54:14 (M6.0) RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN 24.4 126.3 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN
Geographic coordinates: 24.441N, 126.287E
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10 km
Universal Time (UTC): 9 May 2017 01:54:15
Time near the Epicenter: 9 May 2017 10:54:15
Local standard time in your area: 9 May 2017 03:54:15

Location with respect to nearby cities:
211 km (131 miles) E (88 degrees) of Ishigaki-jima, Ryukyu Islands, Japan
237 km (147 miles) SW (216 degrees) of Naha, Okinawa, Japan
449 km (279 miles) E (91 degrees) of Su-ao, Taiwan
1226 km (762 miles) NNE (26 degrees) of MANILA, Philippines


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event ID : us 10008qnw

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