Archive | March 14, 2017

Comet Strikes the Sun/Large Solar Explosion

MAGNITUDE 5.3 KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us100088xz#executive

Subject To Chang


Depth: 3 km

Distances: 1069 km S of Nuku‘alofa, Tonga / pop: 22,400 / local time: 07:16:47.8 2017-03-15
965 km NE of Whangarei, New Zealand / pop: 50,900 / local time: 07:16:47.8 2017-03-15

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MAGNITUDE 6.0 NICOBAR ISLANDS, INDIA REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=576221

Subject To Change

Depth: 10 km

Distances: 762 km NW of Medan, Indonesia / pop: 1,751,000 / local time: 09:51:16.5 2017-03-14
342 km W of Banda Aceh, Indonesia / pop: 251,000 / local time: 09:51:16.5 2017-03-14
335 km W of Sabang, Indonesia / pop: 24,600 / local time: 09:51:16.5 2017-03-14

 
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MAGNITUDE 5.2 FIJI REGION

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us100088wf#executive

Subject To Chang


Depth: 10 km

Distances: 541 km NE of Suva, Fiji / pop: 77,400 / local time: 03:03:42.8 2017-03-15
379 km E of Lambasa, Fiji / pop: 24,200 / local time: 03:03:42.8 2017-03-15
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MAGNITUDE 5.5 OFF W COAST OF NORTHERN SUMATRA

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=576363

Subject To Change

Depth: 56 km

Distances: 308 km W of Medan, Indonesia / pop: 1,751,000 / local time: 20:13:38.9 2017-03-14
218 km S of Banda Aceh, Indonesia / pop: 251,000 / local time: 20:13:38.9 2017-03-14
57 km SW of Meulaboh, Indonesia / pop: 35,100 / local time: 20:13:38.9 2017-03-14

 
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MAGNITUDE 5.8 VANUATU

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=576359

Subject To Change

Depth: 134 km

Distances: 395 km E of Nouméa, New Caledonia / pop: 93,100 / local time: 23:36:44.0 2017-03-14
174 km SE of Isangel, Vanuatu / pop: 1,500 / local time: 23:36:44.0 2017-03-14

 
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MAGNITUDE 3.4 SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS REGION

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=576302

Subject To Change

Depth: 49 km

Distances: 83 km SW of Marigot, Saint Martin (French part) / pop: 5,700 / local time: 02:04:38.9 2017-03-14
64 km W of Oranjestad, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba / pop: 1,100 / local time: 02:04:38.9 2017-03-14
42 km SW of Upper Hell’s Gate, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba / pop: 2,900 / local time: 02:04:38.9 2017-03-14

 
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