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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 05:23:46 UTC

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 at 04:23:46 PM at epicenter

Location:
17.590°S, 167.978°E

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

Region:
VANUATU

Distances:
38 km (24 miles) WNW (297°) from PORT-VILA, Vanuatu

246 km (153 miles) SSE (159°) from Santo (Luganville), Vanuatu

255 km (159 miles) NNW (328°) from Isangel, Vanuatu

1889 km (1174 miles) ENE (57°) from Brisbane, Australia

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 6.1 km (3.8 miles); depth fixed by location program

Parameters:
NST=231, Nph=237, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.42 sec, Gp= 29°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=6

Source:
USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
us2010zuaq