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Strong earthquake rocks Solomon Islands

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Strong earthquake rocked Solomon Islands today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.0
Date-Time • 24 Sep 2015 15:56:57 UTC
• 25 Sep 2015 02:56:57 near epicenter

Strong earthquake rocked Solomon Islands today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.0
Date-Time • 24 Sep 2015 15:56:57 UTC
• 25 Sep 2015 02:56:57 near epicenter
• 24 Sep 2015 04:56:57 standard time in your timezone
Location 10.149S 160.491E
Depth 23 km
Distances • 98 km (60 mi) SE of Honiara, Solomon Islands
• 698 km (432 mi) SE of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
• 937 km (580 mi) NW of Luganville, Vanuatu
• 1103 km (683 mi) E of Alotau, Papua New Guinea
• 98 km (60 mi) SE of Honiara, Solomon Islands
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 8.6 km; Vertical 3.8 km
Parameters Nph = 95; Dmin = 98.9 km; Rmss = 1.32 seconds; Gp = 53°