Vanuatu Quake_170311
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 02:48:02 UTC

Thursday, March 17, 2011 at 01:48:02 PM at epicenter

Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location:
17.364°S, 167.696°E

Depth:
26.6 km (16.5 miles)

Region:
VANUATU

Distances:
77 km (47 miles) WNW of PORT-VILA, Efate, Vanuatu

210 km (130 miles) SSE of Luganville, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu

293 km (182 miles) NW of Isangel, Tanna, Vanuatu

1880 km (1168 miles) NE of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 16.2 km (10.1 miles); depth +/- 0.9 km (0.6 miles)

Parameters:
NST= 73, Nph= 75, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.4 sec, Gp= 61°,
M-type="moment" magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=7

Source:
USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
usc00024wv