Saturday, April 12, 2014

ALERT! 8.3 Earthquake in Solomon Islands-Tsunami Warning Cancelled

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Notice! This is a computer-generated report - this event has not reviewed by a seismologist!
EDIS Number:EQ-20140412-399028-SLB 
Magnitude:8.3
Mercalli scale:12
Date-Time [UTC]:12 April, 2014 at 22:14:37 UTC
Local Date/Time:Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 22:14 in the evening at epicenter
Coordinate:11° 18.000, 162° 18.000
Depth:10 km (6.21 miles)
Hypocentrum:Shallow depth
Class:Great
Region:Pacific Ocean - Middle
Country:Solomon Islands
Location:0.93 km (0.58 miles) NW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands
Source:USGS
Generated Tsunami:Declare
Damage:Not or no data
The potential impact of the earthquake
Almost everything is destroyed. Objects are thrown into the air. The ground moves in waves or ripples. Large amounts of rock may move.


 Buoys in event mode all over the area!
http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/


Fixed Regional Tsunami Warning Supplement in Solomon Islands, Pacific Ocean
GuID:pacific.TSUPAC.2014.04.12.2035
Date/Time:2014-04-12 20:35:00
Source:PTWC
Area:Pacific Ocean
Location:Solomon Islands
Magnitude:M 7.8
Depth:33 km
Tsunami observed:Yes, tsunami wave has been observed.

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