Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 42km SSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands on Friday, 6 October 2017
6 Oct 22:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 40 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-10-07 07:25:44 +10:00
Depth: 196.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.7456°N / 145.6471°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Alamagan (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) SW of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2017-10-07 07:25:44 +10:00 (6 Oct 21:25:44 UTC)||M 4.5 / 196.3 km||- 42km SSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
|Fri, 6 Oct 21:25 UTC||M 4.5 / 196 km||ALAMAGAN REG, N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
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