A earthquake magnitude 6 (mg/mb) has struck on Friday, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Honiara in Solomon Islands. The temblor was reported at 06:32:57 / 6:32 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time of event 21/05/15 / 2015-05-21 19:32:57 / May 21, 2015 @ 7:32 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 160.3296 East, latitude -9.7761 South, depth 10 km, unique identifier, us10002b8f. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us10002b8f,.
Close countries, Solomon Islands (c. 559 000 pop). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Honiara (c. 56 300 pop), 119 km (74 miles) from Auki (c. 6 800 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Tulaghi (c. 1 800 pop), 114 km (71 miles) from Taro’a (c. 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Auki, Taro’a, Tulaghi.
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