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Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Monday, 2 September 2019

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake  - Northern Mid Atlantic Ridge on Monday, 2 September 2019
Sep 2 22:54: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Date & time: Monday, 2 September 2019 22:45 UTC
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.74°N / 45.12°W (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 38.75°N/38.08°W (1797 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1013 joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by other agencies

TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 2 Sep 2019
Mon, 2 Sep 22:45 UTCM 5.9 / 10 kmNorthern Mid-atlantic RidgeEMSC
Mon, 2 Sep 22:45 UTCM 5.9 / 10 kmNorthern Mid-Atlantic RidgeUSGS
Mon, 2 Sep 22:45 UTCM 5.5Northern Mid Atlantic RidgeGeoAu
Mon, 2 Sep 22:46 UTCM 5.0 / 171 kmNorthern Mid Atlantic RidgeBMKG

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West sahara / Severe shaking (MMI VIII): Was on the beach at west Sahara.
Lakeland Florida (611.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV): Weak shaking.
Saint Petersburg,Fla. , Days Inn Hotel / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Canton, Georgia / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Wilmington NC / Very weak shaking (MMI II): Lying in bed felt the bed shake twice.
St'Cloud / Weak shaking (MMI III)
4743.2 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt: Not felt, but my tinnitus went crazy around that time.. may not be relevant.
Vermilion Ohio / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

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