Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Monday, 12 September 2016
12 Sep 14:02 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 23 minutes.
Depth: 82.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.8°N / 146.31°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) NE of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 12 Sep 13:39 UTC||M 4.8 / 82 km||Mariana Islands||GFZ|
|Mon, 12 Sep 13:39 UTC||M 4.7 / 80 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2016-09-12 23:39:19 +10:00 (12 Sep 13:39:19 UTC)||M 4.7 / 85.8 km||- 61km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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