Earthquake reported at 72km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, Magnitude 5.3

An intermediate earthquake of magnitude 5.3 struck 72km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon Islands, at a depth of 92.04 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be moderate.

The reported time was Jan 13, 2019 at 12:40:14 UTZ. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

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