Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS on Friday, 29 July 2016
30 Jul 01:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 19 minutes.
Depth: 188.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.48°N / 145.59°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (33 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NW of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
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|
|Fri, 29 Jul 23:42 UTC||M 4.5 / 188 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2016-07-30 09:42:43 +10:00 (29 Jul 23:42:43 UTC)||M 4.5 / 188.2 km||- 32km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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