Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS. on Saturday, 24 December 2016
24 Dec 10:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 38 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.71°N / 144.81°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Farallon de Pajaros (24 km / 15 mi)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 24 Dec 10:10 UTC||M 4.7 / 40 km||MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS.||EMSC|
|2016-12-24 20:10:16 +10:00 (24 Dec 10:10:16 UTC)||M 4.7 / 46.3 km||- 23km NNW of Farallon De Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
|Sat, 24 Dec 10:10 UTC||M 4.8 / 10 km||Mariana Islands||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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