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Recent and past earthquakes in the Solomon Islands

Updated Jun 25, 2022 01:54 GMT -
There were 3 quakes of magnitude 4.0+ in or near Solomon Islands in the past 48 hours. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.8 | Coral Sea, Solomon Islands -

Recent quakes above magnitude 4.0 in or near Solomon Islands (updated )

Past 24 hours:2 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 7 days:4 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:10 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 8 quakes M4+ | 2 quakes M5+
Past 90 days:27 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 18 quakes M4+ | 9 quakes M5+
Past 365 days:105 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 71 quakes M4+ | 31 quakes M5+ | 3 quakes M6+

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Friday, June 24, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Jun 24, 2022 8:44 pm (GMT +11) (Jun 24, 2022 09:44 GMT)
4.8

10 km
Coral Sea, Solomon Islands
I FELT IT
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Jun 24, 2022 2:34 pm (GMT +11) (Jun 24, 2022 03:34 GMT)
4.7

90 km
South Pacific Ocean, 59 km northwest of Kirakira, Solomon Islands
I FELT IT
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Thursday, June 23, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jun 24, 2022 4:06 am (GMT +11) (Jun 23, 2022 17:06 GMT)
4.7

16 km
Solomon Sea, 62 km southeast of Honiara, Solomon Islands
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.4 x 1012 joules (671 megawatt hours, equivalent to 577 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Solomon Islands Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Solomon Islands?

The last earthquake in Solomon Islands occurred 16 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Friday, Jun 24, 2022 at 8:44 pm (GMT +11).

How many quakes were there in Solomon Islands in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Solomon Islands had 3 quakes up to magnitude 4.8.

What was the strongest quake in Solomon Islands in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Solomon Islands in the past 48 hours occurred 16 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Friday, Jun 24, 2022 at 8:44 pm (GMT +11).

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