1/8/2012 -- 6.6 magnitude earthquake north of Australia @ Santa Cruz Islands

Blog post with dozens of earthquake monitoring links: sincedutch.wordpress.com stats from the USGS: earthquake.usgs.gov NO tsunami warning issued: ptwc.weather.gov Earthquake Details This event has been reviewed by a seismologist. Magnitude 6.6 Date-Time Monday, January 09, 2012 at 04:07:16 UTC Monday, January 09, 2012 at 03:07:16 PM at epicenter Location 10.557S, 165.160E Depth 38.9 km (24.2 miles) Region SANTA CRUZ ISLANDS Distances 353 km (219 miles) E (92) from Kira Kira, Solomon Islands 583 km (362 miles) ESE (102) from HONIARA, Solomon Islands 1970 km (1224 miles) E (95) from PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

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