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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - North of Ascension Island on Monday, 29 August 2016

Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - North of Ascension Island on Monday, 29 August 2016

Major mag. 7.0 earthquake  - North of Ascension Island on Monday, 29 August 2016
Aug 29 04:40: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 6.9.
Aug 29 04:41: Magnitude recalculated from 6.9 to 7.0.
Aug 29 04:42: Magnitude recalculated from 7.0 to 6.9.
Aug 29 05:20: Magnitude recalculated from 6.9 to 7.0.
Date & time: Mon, 29 Aug 04:29:58 UTC
Magnitude: 7.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.06°S / 17.78°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 0.72°S/20.53°W (317 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 29 Aug
Mon, 29 Aug 04:29 UTCM 7.1 / 20 km NORTH OF ASCENSION ISLAND[Map]EMSC
Mon, 29 Aug 04:29 UTCM 7.1 / 10 km- North of Ascension Island[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Conakry (1183.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Monrovia (Liberia) (1041 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estaba cocinando y se me callo el horno electrico en la raja (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 29 Mar 09:34 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (124 km)- Central Mid-Atlantic Ridge
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 1 May
Mon, 1 May 11:08 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (357 km)North of Ascension Island
[Map]
GFZ

 

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