Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - 256 km north of Saipan, Capitol Hill, Northern Mariana Islands, on Thursday, 19 Nov 5.05 am (GMT +10) -

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - 256 km north of Saipan, Capitol Hill, Northern Mariana Islands, on Thursday, 19 Nov 5.05 am (GMT +10)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 191 km depth

18 Nov 19:15 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 11 minutes.
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Date & time: 18 Nov 2020 07:05:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 19 Nov 5.05 am (GMT +10)
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 191.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.5°N / 146.05°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Alamagan (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km (47 mi) SE of Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
256 km (159 mi) N of Saipan (Capitol Hill) (pop: 48,200)
285 km (177 mi) N of San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
462 km (287 mi) NE of Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
472 km (293 mi) NE of Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
481 km (299 mi) NE of Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
490 km (305 mi) NE of Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.9191 km- 264 km N of Saipan, Northern Mariana IslandsGFZ
M 4.9181 kmALAMAGAN REG, N. MARIANA ISLANDS, Northern Mariana IslandsEMSC
M 5.2169 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsBMKG
M 4.9172 kmAlamagan Region, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS
M 5.0167 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsGeoAu

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