Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - GUAM REGION on Sunday, 17 May 2015
17 May 18:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.38°N / 145.92°E (Guam)
Nearest volcano: NW Rota-1 (184 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) E of Yigo Village (pop: 20,500)
118 km (73 mi) E of Dededo Village (pop: 44,900)
121 km (75 mi) E of Mangilao Village (pop: 15,200)
122 km (76 mi) E of Barrigada Village (pop: 8,900)
123 km (77 mi) E of Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (pop: 6,800)
124 km (77 mi) E of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (pop: 19,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 17 May 14:37 UTC||M 4.5 / 59 km||GUAM REGION||EMSC|
|Monday, May 18, 2015 00:37:04 (17 May 14:37:04 UTC)||M 4.5 / 58.9 km||112km E of Yigo Mayor's Office, Guam||USGS|
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