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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Tonga Islands on Tuesday, 8 March 2016
Mar 8 05:52: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.9.
Mar 8 09:54: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.1.
Date & time: Tue, 8 Mar 05:36:24 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.19°S / 173.56°W
Nearest volcano: West Mata (37 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 8 Mar
Tue, 8 Mar 05:36 UTCM 6.0 / 30 km TONGA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 8 Mar 05:36 UTCM 6.2 / 16 kmTonga Islands[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
drammen / MMI II (Very weak shaking): didnt feel anything, but there is pollution everywhere
Brigham City / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 26 Oct
Wed, 26 Oct 05:19 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info] (72 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 9 Jan
Mon, 9 Jan 03:14 UTCM 4.9 / 229 km - [info] (67 km) TONGA
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 14 Jan
Sat, 14 Jan 10:34 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (33 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Tacoma Washington / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Wed, 18 Jan
Wed, 18 Jan 05:59 UTCM 5.3 / 149 km - [info] (49 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 21 Jan
Sat, 21 Jan 19:52 UTCM 4.9 / 43.2 km - [info] (75 km)- 90km ENE of Hihifo, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Ahmedabad / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sat, 28 Jan
Sat, 28 Jan 22:32 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (73 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 22 Feb
Wed, 22 Feb 09:02 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Curacoa (24 km) - Tonga, Tonga Islands- Tonga
[Map]
USGS

 

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