Details of Disaster Information

Solomon Islands : Earthquake : 2010/01/04
GLIDE: EQ-2010-000002-SLB  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2010/01/04
Solomon Islands
Name Earthquake
Outline On 4 January, 2009, a string of earthquakes rattled the Solomon Islands Monday morning, while another quake struck the Philippines, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.The Solomon Islands were hit by seven quakes in 10 hours.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • BBC news 2010/01/06
    Landslides and a tsunami triggered by a quake in the South Pacific\'s Solomon Islands have left some 1,000 people homeless, say officials.
  • USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
    Magnitude 6.1
    Date-Time Monday, January 04, 2010 at 11:28:23 UTC
    Monday, January 04, 2010 at 10:28:23 PM at epicenter
    Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones
    Location 8.346°S, 157.067°E
    Depth 35 km (21.7 miles) set by location program
  • 2010/01/05
    Solomon Islands rattled by quakes