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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea on Sunday, 25 November 2018 - information

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Caribbean Sea on Sunday, 25 November 2018

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Caribbean Sea on Sunday, 25 November 2018
Nov 25 03:47: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Nov 25 03:49: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.8.
Date & time: Sun, 25 Nov 03:40:51 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.18°N / 81.14°W (Colombia)
Nearest volcano: Volcán Azul (305 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^13 J (8.78 GWh / 7558 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 25 Nov 2018
Sun, 25 Nov 03:40 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km CARIBBEAN SEAEMSC
Sun, 25 Nov 03:40 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km- 32km SE of Mountain, ColombiaUSGS
Sun, 25 Nov 03:40 UTCM 5.8 / 0.5 kmCaribbean SeaGeoAu
Sun, 25 Nov 03:40 UTCM 6.0 / 9.8 kmColombia [Sea]INGV

"I felt it" reports:
San Andres island . San Luis (96.4 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The house shook for 15 to 20 seconds
San andrés / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Freetown, Old Providence (33.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(89.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 25 Nov 05:16 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]- 42km SSE of Mountain, Colombia[Map]USGS
Sun, 25 Nov 05:28 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info]- 46km SSE of Mountain, Colombia[Map]USGS
Sun, 25 Nov 10:45 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]- 34km SE of Mountain, Colombia[Map]USGS
Sun, 25 Nov 15:45 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Caribbean Sea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 25 Nov 16:19 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 42km SSE of Mountain, Colombia[Map]USGS
Sun, 25 Nov 20:56 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]Caribbean Sea[Map]GFZ
Mon, 26 Nov 2018
Mon, 26 Nov 01:50 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info]- Caribbean Sea[Map]USGS
Mon, 26 Nov 01:57 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] CARIBBEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Nov 03:43 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Caribbean Sea[Map]GFZ
Mon, 26 Nov 06:36 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 35km SSE of Mountain, Colombia[Map]USGS
Mon, 26 Nov 09:13 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Caribbean Sea[Map]GFZ
Thu, 29 Nov 2018
Thu, 29 Nov 04:49 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] CARIBBEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 5 Dec 2018
Wed, 5 Dec 14:11 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Caribbean Sea[Map]GFZ

 

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