Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 38km NW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands on Monday, 1 August 2016
1 Aug 18:56 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2016-08-02 04:31:42 +10:00
Depth: 195.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.9694°N / 145.368°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
103 km (64 mi) NW of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2016-08-02 04:31:42 +10:00 (1 Aug 18:31:42 UTC)||M 4.6 / 195 km||- 38km NW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
|Mon, 1 Aug 18:31 UTC||M 4.5 / 200 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
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