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Latest earthquakes in Vanuatu - list and map

Updated: May 29, 2023 15:46 GMT -
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Quakes during February 2023:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 5
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
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Saturday, February 18, 2023 GMT (2 quakes)
Feb 18, 2023 8:02 pm (GMT +11) (Feb 18, 2023 09:02 GMT)

199 km
Coral Sea, 86 km northwest of Sola, Torba, Vanuatu More
Feb 18, 2023 1:07 pm (GMT +11) (Feb 18, 2023 02:07 GMT)

41 km
Coral Sea, 268 km south of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu More
Thursday, February 16, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 16, 2023 4:37 pm (GMT +11) (Feb 16, 2023 05:37 GMT)

36 km
50 km north of Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu More
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 14, 2023 1:03 pm (GMT +11) (Feb 14, 2023 02:03 GMT)

120 km
Coral Sea, 46 km northeast of Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu 2 reportsMore
Wednesday, February 8, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 8, 2023 10:28 pm (GMT +11) (Feb 8, 2023 11:28 GMT)

10 km
88 km northwest of Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu More
Friday, February 3, 2023 GMT (2 quakes)
Feb 4, 2023 4:54 am (GMT +11) (Feb 3, 2023 17:54 GMT)

121 km
Coral Sea, 38 km east of Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu More
Feb 3, 2023 11:10 am (GMT +11) (Feb 3, 2023 00:10 GMT)

29 km
Coral Sea, 62 km northwest of Port-Olry, Sanma Province, Vanuatu More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.5 x 1013 joules (9.63 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 8285 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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