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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Off the east coast of the United States on Tuesday, 8 October 2013

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Off the east coast of the United States on Tuesday, 8 October 2013
Date & time: Tue, 8 Oct 01:58:11 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, October 07, 2013 20:58:11
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 13.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.2414°N / 74.1776°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Saba (1788 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 8 Oct
Tue, 8 Oct 01:58 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km OFF EAST COAST OF UNITED STATES[Map]EMSC
Tue, 8 Oct 01:58 UTCM 4.5 / 10 kmOff East Coast of United States[Map]GFZ

"I felt it" reports:
Langley, SC (810.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
east coast fl. / MMI III (Weak shaking): This was a man made explosion that set this short quake off. Eastern coasts in US -Fl, upwards should monitor oceanic radiation levels immediantly!
sunset beach, nc / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Thought ground and plants were moving in garden. Strange but brief.
sunset beach, nc / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Thought ground and plants were moving in garden. Strange but brief.
South Eastern part of North Carolina / not felt
Chincoteague, VA / MMI IV (Light shaking): At approx. 0930 We heard light rumble. Felt like something hit the house then the house shook. Was very quick
Washington (United States) (995 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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