Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Saturday, 29 April 2017
29 Apr 23:56 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Depth: 281.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.63°N / 145.93°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Agrigan (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 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|
|Sat, 29 Apr 23:49 UTC||M 4.8 / 281 km||Mariana Islands||GFZ|
|Sat, 29 Apr 23:49 UTC||M 5.0 / 33 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2017-04-30 09:49:19 +10:00 (29 Apr 23:49:19 UTC)||M 5.0 / 213.1 km||- 15km S of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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