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Mw 5.7 Earthquake, Green alert in Solomon Islands on 06 Aug 2017 00:15 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary

Summary

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This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.7M, Depth:72.79km
  • on 06 Aug 2017 00:15 UTC
  • About 71970 people within 100km
  • inserted at 06 Aug 2017 00:35:09 UTC

References

Known identifiers for this event: us2000a59l (neicid)

Latest media headlines

Articles: 131 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

6.1 mag earthquake in Solomon Is
Sun, 06 Aug 2017 06:29:00 +0200   fijitimes (en)

Update: 4:09PM A 6.1 MAGNITUDE earthquake occurred at mid-day today in the Solomon Islands region. The Seismology Unit of the Mineral Resources department confirmed the earthquake occurred at 12.15pm, and was located 192km Southeast from Honiara, Solomon Islands, 1109km Northwest from Port Vila, Vanuatu, and 2029km Northwest from Suva.

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product. The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: NEIC (8), EMM (1), JRC (71), (2), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2),

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