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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Samoa Islands Region on Thursday, 8 November 2018

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Samoa Islands Region on Thursday, 8 November 2018
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 103.9 to 116.3 km.
Date & time: Thu, 8 Nov 09:02:53 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 116.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.143°S / 172.744°W
Nearest volcano: Curacoa (107 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 8 Nov
Thu, 8 Nov 09:02 UTCM 5.0 / 18 km TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Nov 09:02 UTCM 5.0 / 18.5 km- 88km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Apia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was sitting in bed and suddenly cupboards started shaking for about 10 seconds
Vaoala / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 20 Nov
Tue, 20 Nov 00:46 UTCM 5.0 / 35 km - [info] (41 km)- 83km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 2 Dec
Sun, 2 Dec 13:53 UTCM 4.9 / 50.5 km - [info]- 15km NE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Mon, 3 Dec
Mon, 3 Dec 09:17 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]West Mata (10 km) - Tonga, Tonga Islands- 91km N of Hihifo, Tonga
[Map]
USGS

 

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