Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean on Sunday, 7 December 2008 at 08:53 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.666°S / 106.29°W (international territory)
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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|M 5.1||10 km||central East Pacific Rise||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake South Pacific Ocean 7 December 2008 08:53 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 07 Dec 2008 17:25 UTC| M 4.2 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|7 km (4 mi) distance| USGS | Details