M 4.5 in Solomon Islands on 18 Aug 2022 16:57 UTC

Media coverage of this event

Articles: 2
Articles about casualties: 0 (0%)
Articles in last hour: 0

News articles per day

Social media analysis

The information below is extracted by an experimental JRC system to analyze Twitter messages for the occurance of secondary effects for earthquakes and tsunamis. This feature is currently not available for other disaser types.

[beta] Media disaster_tweets analysis

The information below is extracted by an experimental JRC system to analyze Twitter based on specific events and keywords

All headlines on this Alert

The headlines below have been automatically extracted by the Europe Media Monitor.

Magnitude 5.4 earthquake strikes near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands

2022-08-20T19:42+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

Just 23 minutes ago, a 5.4-magnitude earthquake struck near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands. The tremor was recorded early morning on Sunday, August 21st, 2022, at 4:12 am local time, at an intermediate depth of 142 km below the surface.

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake 88 km southeast of Lata, Solomon Islands

2022-08-19T15:23+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred late at night on Friday, August 19th, 2022, at 11:40 pm local time near Lata, Santa Cruz Islands, Temotu Province, Solomon Islands, as reported by the United States Geological Survey. According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a moderately shallow depth of 35 km.

More information

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.