Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Easter Island Region on Tuesday, 2 July 2002 at 10:15 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.85°S / 112.399°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 5.8||10 km||Easter Island region||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.8 quake Easter Island Region 2 July 2002 10:15 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 11 Jul 2002 09:22 UTC| M 5.1 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|47 km (29 mi) distance| USGS | Details