Mag. 4.9 earthquake - ROTA REGION, N. MARIANA ISLANDS, on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 14:59 (GMT)

Mag. 4.9 earthquake  - ROTA REGION, N. MARIANA ISLANDS, on Sunday, 10 September 2017 at 14:59 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Sep 15:25 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Sep 2017 02:59:05 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.07°N / 146.68°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Esmeralda Bank (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
152 km (94 mi) SE of San Jose (pop: 15,000)
161 km (100 mi) SE of Saipan (pop: 48,200)
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
219 km (136 mi) ENE of Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
227 km (141 mi) ENE of Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
230 km (143 mi) ENE of Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
462 km (287 mi) SSE of Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.910 km ROTA REGION, N. MARIANA ISLANDSEMSC
M 4.910 km- 151km SE of JP Tinian Town pre-WW2, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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