Jul 13, 2018

INFO: Mw 6.2 VANUATU 5 km W Umpon yelonai 13/07/2018 09:46 (UTC)

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EMSC HAS RECORDED THE FOLLOWING SEISMIC EVENT
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EARTHQUAKE on 13/07/2018 at 09:46 (UTC)
VANUATU 5 km W Umpon yelonai

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.2

Data provided by: GFZ KAN SC3

Latitude = 18.92 S
Longitude = 169.05 E
Origin Time = 09:46:48.8 (UTC)
Depth = 167 Km
RMS = 0.89 sec
Gap = 19 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 4.4 Km
- Semi minor = 3.7 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 163 degrees

Number of data used = 162

Preliminary location computed on Fri Jul 13 10:04:03 2018 (UTC)
Done by Johann Bailleul

Comments :

Message number: 2638

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.2 (GFZ) Mw6.2 (KAN) M 6.2 (SC3)

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