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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Thursday, 4 September 2014

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Thursday, 4 September 2014

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Tonga Islands on Thursday, 4 September 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 9.0 to 0.0 km.
Date & time: Thu, 4 Sep 05:33:45 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.234°S / 173.267°W
Nearest volcano: Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai (234 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 4 Sep
Thu, 4 Sep 05:33 UTCM 6.0 / 4 km TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 4 Sep 05:33 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmTonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Thu, 4 Sep 05:33 UTCM 6.0 / 11.8 km175km E of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Nailsea / MMI IX (Violent shaking): everything was destroyed and there were some injuries
Chicago Illinois / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Lasted for about a minute. Shaking was weak, but noticeable since earthquakes don't occur very often in this part of the world. Many people who were sleeping didn't feel the earthquake, but others who were awake happened sometime between 12:35-12:38AM local time.
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 14 Sep
Sun, 14 Sep 18:17 UTCM 5.0 / 40 km - [info] (122 km) TONGA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 14 Sep 18:17 UTCM 5.7 / 59 km - [info] (134 km)Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 19 Sep
Fri, 19 Sep 06:32 UTCM 4.8 / 34.9 km - [info] (155 km)106km SSE of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS
Mon, 22 Sep
Mon, 22 Sep 16:15 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Tofua (115 km) - Tonga Islands65km SSE of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS
Thu, 2 Oct
Thu, 2 Oct 00:13 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (119 km)57km ENE of `Ohonua, Tonga[Map]USGS
Thu, 2 Oct 07:02 UTCM 5.1 / 4 km - [info] (110 km) TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 2 Oct 07:02 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info] (152 km)Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 3 Oct
Fri, 3 Oct 18:28 UTCM 5.3 / 35 km - [info] (122 km) TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 27 Nov
Thu, 27 Nov 15:05 UTCM 5.1 / 111 km - [info]Unnamed 20.85°S/175.53°W (52 km) - Tonga, Tonga IslandsTonga Islands[Map]GFZ

 

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