Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS on Friday, 16 September 2016
16 Sep 12:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 hours.
Depth: 182.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.44°N / 145.57°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 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|
|Fri, 16 Sep 09:28 UTC||M 4.4 / 182 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2016-09-16 19:28:36 +10:00 (16 Sep 09:28:36 UTC)||M 4.4 / 182.3 km||- 37km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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