100 km (62 miles) W of PORT-VILA

Posted in Seismos on February 29th 2012 by sismo – Be the first to comment

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Region: VANUATU

Geographic coordinates: 17.749S, 167.354E

Magnitude: 5.1 Mb

Depth: 11 km

Universal Time (UTC): 29 Feb 2012 21:59:38

Time near the Epicenter: 1 Mar 2012 08:59:38

Local standard time in your area: 29 Feb 2012 17:59:38


Location with respect to nearby cities:

100 km (62 miles) W (270 degrees) of PORT-VILA, Vanuatu

248 km (154 miles) S (175 degrees) of Santo (Luganville), Vanuatu

283 km (176 miles) NW (314 degrees) of Isangel, Vanuatu

1827 km (1135 miles) ENE (57 degrees) of Brisbane, Australia

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event ID : US b00088rb

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