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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 E28B in the network is 11,604.5 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:900931,916041
nass,ndef:209,0
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
E28B_BHZ104.245276.07Pdiff1485060249.828919.937-1.473iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526395
K31B_BHZ106.047276.41Pdiff1485060258.592350.282-0.712iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526398
R32B_BHZ106.506275.22Pdiff1485060261.824491.1590.484iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526401
N33B_BHZ107.231276.75Pdiff1485060263.6592-1-0.898iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526828
F33B_BHZ107.36279.16Pdiff1485060264.0729-1-1.058iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526822
L34B_BHZ107.875277.88Pdiff1485060266.9068-1-0.508iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526824
Z35B_BHZ108.117274.52Pdiff1485060269.48357.01820.991iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526367
T35B_BHZ108.388276.15Pdiff1485060270.905714.3141.214iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526354
B35B_BHZ108.617281.95Pdiff1485060269.586737.612-1.122iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526363
F36B_BHZ109.254281.26Pdiff1485060272.698836.468-0.84iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526366
237B_BHZ109.438274.89Pdiff1485060274.9111-10.555iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526831
I37B_BHZ109.692280.72Pdiff1485060276.2254-10.742iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526833
Z38B_BHZ110.011275.8Pdiff1485060276.7079-1-0.192iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526834
U38B_BHZ110.137277.32Pdiff1485060278.61710.5451.16iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526378
P38B_BHZ110.349279.05Pdiff1485060278.0625-1-0.337iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526845
N38B_BHZ110.383279.68Pdiff1485060276.3349-1-2.215iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526836
K38B_BHZ110.396280.69Pdiff1485060278.868-10.26iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526838
E38A_BHZ110.43283.05Pdiff1485060276.7816.5647-1.975iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526382
S39B_BHZ110.805278.47Pdiff1485060281.2520.8160.826iasp91tele526379
P40B_BHZ111.493280.03Pdiff1485060281.065434.377-2.41iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526384
R40B_BHZ111.533279.4Pdiff1485060285.202718.771.548iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526385
L40A_BHZ111.632281.6Pdiff1485060286.10812.452.013iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526387
G40A_BHZ111.654283.61Pdiff1485060285.790716.2191.6iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526356
I40B_BHZ111.679282.76Pdiff1485060285.36-11.059iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526839
441B_BHZ111.782275.86Pdiff1485060288.1832-13.426iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526844
N41A_BHZ112.171281.33Pdiff1485060287.372213.6770.885iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526389
D41A_BHZ112.298285.6Pdiff1485060287.4941-10.445iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526841
342B_BHZ112.45276.59Pdiff1485060287.6651-1-0.061iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526843
L42A_BHZ112.774282.71Pdiff1485060291.5071-12.346iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526846
I42A_BHZ112.874284.05Pdiff1485060291.1007-11.496iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526853
F42A_BHZ112.932285.43Pdiff1485060292.4076-12.541iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526847
143B_BHZ113.06277.67Pdiff1485060287.9937-1-2.44iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526854
P43A_BHZ113.384281.84Pdiff1485060290.8821-1-0.988iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526851
H43A_BHZ113.521285.18Pdiff1485060294.6078-12.131iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526852
E43A_BHZ113.522286.59Pdiff1485060293.655-11.171iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526855
K43A_BHZ113.572284Pdiff1485060292.675-1-0.029iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526856
344B_BHZ113.79277.53Pdiff1485060294.765-11.093iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526857
Q44B_BHZ113.918281.87Pdiff1485060296.0845-11.845iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526859
S44A_BHZ113.976281.18Pdiff1485060295.4801-10.981iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526860
O44A_BHZ114.065282.81Pdiff1485060296.2471-11.354iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526862
M44A_BHZ114.095283.65Pdiff1485060296.4235-11.399iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526863
Y45B_BHZ114.427279.3Pdiff1485060295.3882-1-1.113iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526864
W45B_BHZ114.499280.11Pdiff1485060296.4824-1-0.34iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526865
T45B_BHZ114.583281.3Pdiff1485060295.9261-1-1.268iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526866
I45A_BHZ114.697286.2Pdiff1485060296.0242-1-1.674iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526868
G45A_BHZ114.804287.1Pdiff1485060298.4981-10.326iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526869
P46A_BHZ115.128283.48Pdiff1485060297.806-1-1.807iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526871
L46A_BHZ115.202285.24Pdiff1485060301.2922-11.35iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526872
E46A_BHZ115.293288.79Pdiff1485060302.4205-12.078iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526873
T47A_BHZ115.793282.33Pdiff1485060304.9314-12.367iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526876
V48A_BHZ116.278281.92Pdiff1485060304.3083-1-0.411iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526878
P48A_BHZ116.499284.7Pdiff1485060305.8046-10.108iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526880
L48A_BHZ116.553286.64Pdiff1485060306.2664-10.33iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526881
U49A_BHZ116.934283.01Pdiff1485060306.7571-1-0.871iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526882
R49A_BHZ116.983284.31Pdiff1485060308.5238-10.677iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526885
Y49A_BHZ116.987281.27Pdiff1485060310.6805-12.818iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526886
N49A_BHZ117.023286.34Pdiff1485060309.6746-11.652iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526889
O49A_BHZ117.115285.86Pdiff1485060308.7758-10.344iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526890
T50A_BHZ117.549283.92Pdiff1485060311.1593-10.801iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526891
K50A_BHZ117.577288.47Pdiff1485060309.8994-1-0.584iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526892
W50A_BHZ117.595282.67Pdiff1485060309.3365-1-1.226iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526893
R50A_BHZ117.627284.92Pdiff1485060307.4863-1-3.218iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526894
M50A_BHZ117.704287.46Pdiff1485060307.3949-1-3.651iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526895
X51A_BHZ118.098282.64Pdiff1485060310.0598-1-2.735iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526897
Z51A_BHZ118.105281.78Pdiff1485060312.3423-1-0.483iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526898
Q51A_BHZ118.167286.02Pdiff1485060310.6704-1-2.432iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526899
V51A_BHZ118.22283.63Pdiff1485060313.876-10.541iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526900
N51A_BHZ118.33287.73Pdiff1485060315.7591-11.934iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526901
S51A_BHZ118.352285.12Pdiff1485060314.9656-11.042iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526902
W52A_BHZ118.722283.54Pdiff1485060313.2836-1-2.28iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526905
V52A_BHZ118.805284.17Pdiff1485060314.6372-1-1.296iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526906
M52A_BHZ118.861288.86Pdiff1485060314.7453-1-1.439iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526907
O52A_BHZ118.964287.73Pdiff1485060313.1509-1-3.49iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526908
Q52A_BHZ118.989286.79Pdiff1485060317.4985-10.746iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526909
553A_BHZ119.331280.56Pdiff1485060315.6434-1-2.625iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526910
V53A_BHZ119.463284.62Pdiff1485060316.9718-1-1.885iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526911
N53A_BHZ119.469288.88Pdiff1485060318.4149-1-0.465iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526912
P53A_BHZ119.483287.74Pdiff1485060316.8892-1-2.053iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526913
154A_BHZ119.95282.73Pdiff1485060318.0208-1-2.994iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526917
O54A_BHZ120.002288.91Pdiff1485060318.8369-1-2.409iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526918
U54A_BHZ120.014285.8Pdiff1485060322.8011-11.502iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526919
S54A_BHZ120.043286.88Pdiff1485060320.2298-1-1.2iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526920
Q54A_BHZ120.047287.89Pdiff1485060319.8781-1-1.567iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526921
V55A_BHZ120.666285.86Pdiff1485060323.4512-1-0.745iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526924
J55A_BHZ120.694292.7Pdiff1485060322.9074-1-1.413iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526925
M55A_BHZ120.711290.91Pdiff1485060323.1788-1-1.217iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526926
R55A_BHZ120.794288.05Pdiff1485060324.2918-1-0.47iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526928
656A_BHZ121.103281.21Pdiff1485060326.1221-1-0.011iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526935
U56A_BHZ121.172286.74Pdiff1485060329.9718-13.529iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526936
Q56A_BHZ121.242289.2Pdiff1485060330.6107-13.861iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526937
456A_BHZ121.26282.33Pdiff1485060330.6774-13.844iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526930
L56A_BHZ121.301292.29Pdiff1485060324.643-1-2.371iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526933
J56A_BHZ121.332293.53Pdiff1485060327.6401-10.488iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526934
K57A_BHZ121.779293.51Pdiff1485060331.805-12.671iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526938
Y57A_BHZ121.81285.37Pdiff1485060329.247-1-0.027iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526939
W57A_BHZ121.816286.33Pdiff1485060329.9334-10.634iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526940
S57A_BHZ121.83288.64Pdiff1485060331.4802-12.12iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526941
T57A_BHZ121.843287.97Pdiff1485060330.9137-11.496iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526943
J57A_BHZ121.85294.35Pdiff1485060331.0971-11.645iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526944
M57A_BHZ121.901292.2Pdiff1485060330.0967-10.418iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526945
V58A_BHZ122.314287.35Pdiff1485060330.6314-1-0.88iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526951
N58A_BHZ122.377292.25Pdiff1485060331.3426-1-0.448iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526948
Y58A_BHZ122.419285.81Pdiff1485060333.9568-11.979iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526947
X58A_BHZ122.499286.43Pdiff1485060332.5048-10.172iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526949
R58B_BHZ122.565289.6Pdiff1485060333.8123-11.188iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526950
J59A_BHZ122.809295.7Pdiff1485060334.5316-10.823iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526954
L59A_BHZ122.992294.47Pdiff1485060336.4847-11.965iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526956
T59A_BHZ123.138289.25Pdiff1485060334.3979-1-0.769iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526957
U59A_BHZ123.158288.68Pdiff1485060336.3793-11.122iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526958
061Z_BHZ123.165279.97Pdiff1485060338.9267-13.638iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526959
060A_BHZ123.432281.03Pdiff1485060339.0709-12.598iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526962
Y60A_BHZ123.546286.9Pdiff1485060340.782-13.804iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526965
T60A_BHZ123.697289.99Pdiff1485060340.0745-12.424iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526967
J61A_BHZ124.13297.38Pdiff1485060343.3888-13.818iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526972
P61A_BHZ124.182293.16Pdiff1485060341.4954-11.694iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526973
V61A_BHZ124.269289.26Pdiff1485060342.6581-12.468iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526975
S61A_BHZ124.297291.18Pdiff1485060340.4696-10.157iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526976
R61A_BHZ124.303291.86Pdiff1485060341.9756-11.635iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526977
D62A_BHZ124.389302.92Pdiff1485060342.3874-11.667iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526979
F62A_BHZ124.485301.34Pdiff1485060343.5661-12.42iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526981
G62A_BHZ124.493300.39Pdiff1485060341.5894-10.408iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526982
N62A_BHZ124.589295.09Pdiff1485060343.7655-12.155iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526983
I62A_BHZ124.659298.83Pdiff1485060342.4033-10.485iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526984
I63A_BHZ125.047299.64Pdiff1485060344.1378-10.496iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526985
E63A_BHZ125.086303.12Pdiff1485060344.7101-10.895iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526986
F63A_BHZ125.099302.06Pdiff1485060346.7265-12.855iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526987
M63A_BHZ125.346296.64Pdiff1485060345.2046-10.235iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526990
F64A_BHZ125.456302.9Pdiff1485060348.8995-13.443iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526991
L64A_BHZ125.902298.08Pdiff1485060349.2499-11.811iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526992
G65A_BHZ126.279303.27Pdiff1485060350.9616-11.849iasp91dbp:rrodd:17022526993

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