143 km (89 miles) W of PORT-VILA

Posted in Seismos on March 13th 2012 by sismo – Be the first to comment

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Region: VANUATU

Geographic coordinates: 17.688S, 166.950E

Magnitude: 5.1 Mb

Depth: 10 km

Universal Time (UTC): 13 Mar 2012 23:16:17

Time near the Epicenter: 14 Mar 2012 10:16:17

Local standard time in your area: 13 Mar 2012 19:16:17


Location with respect to nearby cities:

143 km (89 miles) W (273 degrees) of PORT-VILA, Vanuatu

240 km (149 miles) S (185 degrees) of Santo (Luganville), Vanuatu

319 km (198 miles) NW (310 degrees) of Isangel, Vanuatu

1798 km (1117 miles) NE (56 degrees) of Brisbane, Australia

ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS

________________________________

event ID : US b0008gls

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist at NEIC

For subsequent updates, maps, and technical information, see:

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/Quakes/usb0008gls.php

or

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

National Earthquake Information Center

U.S. Geological Survey

http://neic.usgs.gov/

DISCLAIMER: https://sslearthquake.usgs.gov/ens/help.html?page=help#disclaimer

This email was sent to global_report@by-martin.com

You requested mail for events between -90.0/90.0 latitude and

180.0/-180.0 longitude (World Wide)

for M2.5 at all times.

Your account has aftershock exclusion turned on.

This event fell into the ”USb0007uiv” exclusion region, but was large

enough to trigger notification.

To change your parameters or unsubscribe, go to:

https://sslearthquake.usgs.gov/ens/