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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Southern East Pacific Rise on Saturday, 31 August 2019

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Southern East Pacific Rise on Saturday, 31 August 2019
Sep 7 04:30: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.7.
Date & time: Saturday, 31 August 2019 23:54 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-08-31 15:54:40 -08:00
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.0035°S / 114.4669°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 53.9°S/140.3°W (1819 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 31 Aug 2019
Sat, 31 Aug 23:54 UTCM 5.2 / 10 kmSouthern East Pacific RiseEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Lake Elsinore, California / MMI IV (Light shaking): In bed. Felt like rocking a cradle Though much less than 2 miles from us. It for sure caused alarm for us. We sat there waiting for an intensity increase, never came. Whew!
Bayard nm / not felt
Los Angeles, CA, USA / not felt
Escondido, California / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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