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Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - W. Caroline Islands, Micronesia on Sunday, 17 December 2017
Dec 17 23:49: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.4.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.01°N / 140.11°E
Nearest volcano: Seamount X
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012
joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) [learn more
Date & time: Sunday, 17 December 2017 23:41 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 17 Dec 2017|
|Sun, 17 Dec 23:41 UTC||M 5.5 / 100 km|| STATE OF YAP, MICRONESIA||EMSC|
|Sun, 17 Dec 23:41 UTC||M 5.5 / 10 km||- 50km NW of Fais, Micronesia||USGS|
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