Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS on Wednesday, 3 August 2016
3 Aug 12:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 36 minutes.
Depth: 198.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.62°N / 145.65°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NW of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 3 Aug 10:15 UTC||M 4.4 / 198 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2016-08-03 20:15:42 +10:00 (3 Aug 10:15:42 UTC)||M 4.4 / 198.3 km||- 16km S of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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