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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Mariana Islands on Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 147.0 km.
Feb 12 12:59: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 147.0 to 142.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 February 2019 12:34 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 142.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.99°N / 145.91°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (31 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 12 Feb 2019
Tue, 12 Feb 12:34 UTCM 5.9 / 141 km MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS.EMSC
Tue, 12 Feb 12:34 UTCM 6.0 / 146.8 kmMariana IslandsGeoAu
Tue, 12 Feb 12:34 UTCM 5.9 / 130 km- 35km NNE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS
Tue, 12 Feb 12:34 UTCM 6.0 / 140 km马里亚纳群岛 (Northern Mariana Islands)CEIC

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