Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS on Monday, 9 July 2018
9 Jul 22:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 253.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.14°N / 145.48°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Pagan (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) W of Pagan Village (pop: 100)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Mon, 9 Jul 21:41 UTC||M 4.8 / 253 km||PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDS||EMSC|
|2018-07-10 07:41:19 +10:00 (9 Jul 21:41:19 UTC)||M 4.8 / 252.6 km||- 30km W of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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