Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Wednesday, 1 November 2017
1 Nov 21:49 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 14 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.66°N / 145.14°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Anatahan (66 km / 41 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
174 km (108 mi) NW of Saipan (pop: 48,200)
176 km (109 mi) SW of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
195 km (121 mi) NW of San Jose Village (pop: 15,000)
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|
|Wed, 1 Nov 21:35 UTC||M 4.8 / 10 km||Mariana Islands||GFZ|
|Wed, 1 Nov 21:35 UTC||M 5.0 / 40 km||ANATAHAN REG, N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2017-11-02 07:35:23 +10:00 (1 Nov 21:35:23 UTC)||M 5.0 / 10 km||- 85km WNW of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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