Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 192 km southwest of Colonia, Micronesia, on Saturday, 10 April 2004 at 07:35 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 41 km depth
Date & time: 10 Apr 2004 07:35:24 UTC
Depth: 40.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.044°N / 137.215°E (North Pacific Ocean, Micronesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
192 km (119 mi) SSW of Colonia (Yap) (pop: 7,370) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) E of Kayangel (Palau) (pop: 188) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (179 mi) E of Ulimang (Palau) (pop: 581) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) ENE of Ngchesar Hamlet (Palau) (pop: 300) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (187 mi) ENE of Imeong Hamlet (Palau) (pop: 132) --> See nearby quakes!
309 km (192 mi) ENE of Ngchemiangel (Bkurrengel, Palau) (pop: 270) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) ENE of Koror Town (Koror, Palau) (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) ENE of Kloulklubed (Klouklubed, Palau) (pop: 702) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (226 mi) ENE of Saipan (Palau) (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
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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|5.8||41 km||State of Yap, Federated States of Micronesia||USGS|
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