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Magnitude 7.9 Earthquake: Solomon Islands

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Sun Jan 22nd 2017 04:30:23 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7.9 mww) located in Solomon Islands. Seismic region Bismarck And Solomon Islands.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station S12K in the network is 7,931.2 km.

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Details

Time:Sun Jan 22nd 2017 04:30:23 (UTC)
Magnitude:7.9 mww
Location:(-6.2137,155.1224)
Depth:136.0 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:5656171,5986550
nass,ndef:297,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
S12K_BHZ71.247225.52P1485060085.201278.123-2.306iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512086
R16K_BHZ74.325229.36P1485060103.6888-1-1.988iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512444
R17K_BHZ74.858230.46P1485060106.8295-1-1.925iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512443
P16K_BHZ75.12228.67P1485060107.633551.023-2.624iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512087
Q16K_BHZ75.413230P1485060109.183167.492-2.752iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512088
O16K_BHZ75.453228.46P1485060109.665-1-2.497iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512446
Q17K_BHZ75.459230.8P1485060109.8286315.38-2.37iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512089
N16K_BHZ75.79227.65P1485060113.2403716.75-0.843iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511814
O17K_BHZ75.95229.37P1485060112.8791-1-2.116iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512447
Q18K_BHZ76.058231.55P1485060113.3608396.27-2.243iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512090
P18K_BHZ76.433231.2P1485060114.9734154.69-2.752iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511816
O18K_BHZ76.731231.14P1485060116.5858-1-2.815iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512449
Q19K_BHZ76.788232.77P1485060117.348149.05-2.37iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512091
Q20K_BHZ77.118233.99P1485060119.7674-1-1.797iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512450
O19K_BHZ77.291231.91P1485060119.9684149.68-2.561iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512169
P19K_BHZ77.393233.02P1485060120.8529-1-2.243iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512451
N19K_BHZ77.61231.65P1485060122.5689-1-1.734iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512452
O20K_BHZ77.894233.51P1485060123.5682179.21-2.306iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511820
L19K_BHZ78.326231.07P1485060127.1599751.96-1.098iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511874
N20K_BHZ78.721233.71P1485060127.7331192.98-2.688iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511878
M20K_BHZ78.778232.74P1485060129.1211-1-1.607iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512453
L20K_BHZ78.866231.94P1485060130.0467598.36-1.161iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511882
K20K_BHZ79.341231.63P1485060132.5021886.71-1.289iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512172
M22K_BHZ79.855235.57P1485060133.8756-1-2.688iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512456
P23K_BHZ80.006238.33P1485060135.7715-1-1.607iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512455
Q23K_BHZ80.171239.38P1485060137.037719.43-1.225iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511829
M23K_BHZ80.823237.78P1485060139.7451371.58-1.988iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511910
I21K_BHZ81.17233.36P1485060142.0267-1-1.543iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512458
H21K_BHZ81.184232.52P1485060141.912-1-1.734iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512460
G21K_BHZ81.487231.75P1485060143.633-1-1.607iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512459
M24K_BHZ81.608239.17P1485060144.78540.82-1.098iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511928
F21K_BHZ81.932231.69P1485060145.6438-1-1.925iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512461
N25K_BHZ82.001240.67P1485060146.8334452.67-1.098iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511933
I23K_BHZ82.049235.83P1485060145.7454255.98-2.434iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511831
HARP_BHZ82.165240.07P1485060147.3055151.3-1.479iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511940
TCOL_BHZ82.426237.27P1485060147.0679148.1-3.07iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511938
K24K_BHZ82.631239.33P1485060149.3395713.75-1.861iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511945
POKR_BHZ82.709237.64P1485060148.4072113.88-3.197iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511833
POKR_BHZ_0182.709237.64P1485060148.5344-1-3.07iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512463
G23K_BHZ82.713235.03P1485060149.7596-1-1.861iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512464
H24K_BHZ82.942237.15P1485060150.1132-1-2.688iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512465
M26K_BHZ83.042242.04P1485060151.8376-1-1.479iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512466
L26K_BHZ83.195241.65P1485060152.6823353.19-1.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511948
M27K_BHZ83.482243.07P1485060154.661-1-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512467
O28M_BHZ83.506244.75P1485060154.784-1-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512468
G24K_BHZ83.545237.44P1485060154.4694-1-1.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512469
E23K_BHZ83.611235.29P1485060154.8075-1-1.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512470
A21K_BHZ83.718228.27P1485060154.526-1-2.243iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512477
J26L_BHZ83.815241.31P1485060155.8453-1-1.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512471
D23K_BHZ83.816234.19P1485060156.041-1-1.225iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512472
L27K_BHZ83.822243.04P1485060156.0692-1-1.225iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512473
F24K_BHZ83.853236.98P1485060156.418-1-1.034iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512474
E24K_BHZ83.969236.36P1485060156.3065-1-1.734iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512475
O29M_BHZ84.035246.24P1485060157.7182-1-0.653iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512478
G25K_BHZ84.04238.73P1485060156.7893-1-1.607iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512479
S31K_BHZ84.245248.52P1485060158.5861101.94-0.843iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511838
F25K_BHZ84.619239.09P1485060160.3414391-0.971iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512170
R31K_BHZ84.65248.91P1485060160.305123.64-1.161iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511965
P30M_BHZ84.703247.69P1485060160.9488399.9-0.78iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511967
C24K_BHZ84.821236.02P1485060160.9026-1-1.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512482
E25K_BHZ84.914239.12P1485060161.752338.42-1.034iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512140
G26K_BHZ84.919240.89P1485060161.9671-1-0.843iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512480
M29M_BHZ84.948246.15P1485060162.0485-1-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512481
I27K_BHZ85.057243.02P1485060162.3972749.37-1.098iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511843
F26K_BHZ85.163240.5P1485060163.178-1-0.843iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512483
U33K_BHZ85.201251.35P1485060163.559894.594-0.653iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511846
R32K_BHZ85.202249.98P1485060163.818786.272-0.398iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511976
O30N_BHZ85.343248.41P1485060164.0082479.08-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511978
L29M_BHZ85.356246.4P1485060164.3908724.85-0.589iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511979
H27K_BHZ85.373243.05P1485060164.2871-1-0.78iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512484
T33K_BHZ85.513251.44P1485060165.294587.918-0.462iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511981
G27K_BHZ85.591242.89P1485060165.2979-1-0.843iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512485
M30M_BHZ85.709247.65P1485060165.9463653.81-0.78iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511983
N31M_BHZ85.745248.63P1485060166.2485549.26-0.653iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511986
V35K_BHZ85.765252.67P1485060166.0303186.61-0.971iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511847
J29M_BHZ85.861246.23P1485060167.0738575.63-0.398iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511848
P32M_BHZ86.036250.59P1485060167.4268184.25-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511992
I29M_BHZ86.192246.09P1485060167.6844361.06-1.416iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511849
E27K_BHZ86.239242.86P1485060168.4209-1-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512486
C27K_BHZ86.247240.78P1485060168.3353-1-1.034iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512487
Q32M_BHZ86.533251.88P1485060170.2354-1-0.525iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512488
M31M_BHZ86.611249.83P1485060169.85431102.2-1.289iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511993
P33M_BHZ86.664251.33P1485060170.2375304.55-1.161iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511997
S34M_BHZ86.784252.92P1485060171.3259729.14-0.653iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511999
N32M_BHZ86.845251.05P1485060171.3649-1-0.907iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512489
T35M_BHZ86.971253.72P1485060172.4184299.42-0.462iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512004
R33M_BHZ87.3252.99P1485060174.0542515.63-0.398iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512175
G30M_BHZ87.6247.93P1485060174.27271000.6-1.607iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512142
F31M_BHZ88.662250.22P1485060179.0198353.22-1.861iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512144
109C_BHZ91.509263.57PcP1485060194.485786.405-0.3iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512041
TPFO_BHZ92.128263.95PcP1485060197.5297238.480.001iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512049
C36M_BHZ92.594259.22P1485060197.1333431.24-1.988iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512176
A36M_BHZ92.728258.24P1485060197.8749-1-1.861iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512495
R11A_BHZ93.298264.68P1485060202.52331033.70.174iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512070
214A_BHZ95.031265.81PcP1485060210.810682.810.406iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511862
H17A_BHZ97.412268.55PcP1485060221.0126171.160.041iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233511868
W18A_BHZ97.767267.84PcP1485060223.6752119.991.128iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512080
O20A_BHZ99.068269.5Pdiff1485060228.525283.940.204iasp91tele3512096
121A_BHZ99.305268.53Pdiff1485060230.059383.4910.683iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512097
Y22D_BHZ100.057269.27Pdiff1485060234.3501-11.637iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512497
S22A_BHZ100.155269.98Pdiff1485060234.3417203.241.192iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512099
K22A_BHZ100.344271.06Pdiff1485060233.398984.459-0.589iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512098
N23A_BHZ100.81271.12Pdiff1485060236.2945408.670.238iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512100
Q24A_BHZ101.46271.26Pdiff1485060239.941165.661.001iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512103
T25A_BHZ102.082271.33Pdiff1485060240.033263.482-1.67iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512105
KSCO_BHZ103.417272.87Pdiff1485060248.310877.130.683iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512082
MSTX_BHZ103.496271.57Pdiff1485060248.024829.6010.047iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512083
MDND_BHZ104.833277.22Pdiff1485060252.8797-1-1.034iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512500
SUSD_BHZ105.694276.78Pdiff1485060256.239120.407-1.495iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512134
ABTX_BHZ106.163272.96Pdiff1485060260.0706-10.255iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512501
833A_BHZ106.557271.83Pdiff1485060261.903715.8680.336iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512157
BGNE_BHZ106.63276.48Pdiff1485060261.361317.98-0.529iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512135
435B_BHZ108.015273.51Pdiff1485060268.5148-10.476iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512502
WHTX_BHZ108.046273.97Pdiff1485060267.7261-1-0.45iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512503
TUL1_BHZ109.072276.26Pdiff1485060272.782812.0880.051iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512159
SPMN_BHZ109.875281.59Pdiff1485060275.309819.821-0.984iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512161
SFIN_BHZ115.03283.9Pdiff1485060296.4129-1-2.764iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512510
P52A_BHZ118.892287.25Pdiff1485060315.7127-1-0.609iasp91dbp:rrodd:170233512512

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