Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 69 km south of Colonia, Micronesia, on Sunday, 14 February 1982 at 13:16 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 14 Feb 1982 13:16:34 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.907°N / 137.997°E (North Pacific Ocean, Micronesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) S of Colonia (Yap) (pop: 7,370) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) ENE of Kayangel (Palau) (pop: 188) --> See nearby quakes!
396 km (246 mi) ENE of Ulimang (Palau) (pop: 581) --> See nearby quakes!
406 km (252 mi) ENE of Ngchesar Hamlet (Palau) (pop: 300) --> See nearby quakes!
411 km (256 mi) ENE of Imeong Hamlet (Palau) (pop: 132) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) ENE of Ngchemiangel (Bkurrengel, Palau) (pop: 270) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) ENE of Koror Town (Koror, Palau) (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (287 mi) ENE of Kloulklubed (Klouklubed, Palau) (pop: 702) --> See nearby quakes!
481 km (299 mi) ENE of Saipan (Palau) (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.1||33 km||State of Yap, Federated States of Micronesia||USGS|
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