Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Thursday, 2 July 1998 at 05:50 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.258°N / 28.964°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 5.1||10 km||northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge 2 July 05:50 UTC
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 06 Jul 1998 18:25 UTC| M 4.3 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|13 km (8 mi) distance| USGS | Details