Vanuatu Quake_020710
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Friday, July 02, 2010 at 06:04:04 UTC

Friday, July 02, 2010 at 05:04:04 PM at epicenter

Location:
13.647°S, 166.441°E

Depth:
35 km (21.7 miles) set by location program

Region:
VANUATU

Distances:
225 km (140 miles) NNW of Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

330 km (205 miles) SSE of Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Isl.

495 km (305 miles) NNW of PORT-VILA, Efate, Vanuatu

2070 km (1290 miles) NE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 6.8 km (4.2 miles); depth fixed by location program

Parameters:
NST=153, Nph=153, Dmin=847.9 km, Rmss=1.28 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=8

Source:
USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
us2010yfaq

This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.