Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS on Monday, 22 August 2016
22 Aug 03:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 179.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.72°N / 145.49°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
72 km (45 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|
|Mon, 22 Aug 03:11 UTC||M 4.5 / 179 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2016-08-22 13:11:02 +10:00 (22 Aug 03:11:02 UTC)||M 4.5 / 179.1 km||- 19km WSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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