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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 86km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands on Saturday, 31 August 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - 86km NE of Road Town, British Virgin Islands on Saturday, 31 August 2019
Aug 31 09:06: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 8.0 km.
Aug 31 10:32: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 7.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 31 August 2019 08:45 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-08-31 04:45:14 -04:00
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.1518°N / 63.9471°W (British Virgin Islands)
Nearest volcano: Saba (168 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 31 Aug 2019
Sat, 31 Aug 08:45 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmLeeward Islands (British Virgin Islands)GFZ
Sat, 31 Aug 08:45 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmVirgin Islands Region (British Virgin Islands)EMSC
Sat, 31 Aug 08:45 UTCM 5.1 / 6.3 kmVirgin Islands (British Virgin Islands)GeoAu

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