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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Wednesday, 18 October 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Tonga Islands on Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Oct 18 12:12: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.2.
Date & time: Wed, 18 Oct 12:00:56 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.44°S / 173.64°W
Nearest volcano: Tofua (168 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 18 Oct
Wed, 18 Oct 12:01 UTCM 6.0 / 52 km TONGA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 18 Oct 12:00 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km- 100km SSE of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Wolvega, Netherland (16412.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 27 Oct
Fri, 27 Oct 12:34 UTCM 5.0 / 188 km - [info]Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai (24 km) - Tonga, Tonga IslandsTonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 10 Nov
Fri, 10 Nov 06:41 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (194 km)- 126km SE of Pangai, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 12 Nov
Sun, 12 Nov 07:01 UTCM 4.8 / 23.7 km - [info]Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai (19 km) - Tonga, Tonga Islands- 46km NNW of Nuku`alofa, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 25 Nov
Sat, 25 Nov 07:16 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (175 km)- 103km ESE of Pangai, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 26 Nov
Sun, 26 Nov 17:38 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (219 km)- 149km ESE of Pangai, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 30 Nov
Thu, 30 Nov 11:47 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (194 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Thu, 30 Nov 17:58 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (167 km)Tonga Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 11 Dec
Mon, 11 Dec 10:50 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km - [info] (170 km)Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 19 Dec
Tue, 19 Dec 22:52 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (145 km)Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 26 Dec
Tue, 26 Dec 01:53 UTCM 4.6 / 185.2 km - [info] (54 km)- 129km W of Pangai, Tonga[Map]USGS

 

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