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Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Guam, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 4:58 pm (GMT +10) -

Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Guam, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 4:58 pm (GMT +10) Strong mag. 5.2 earthquake - Philippine Sea, Guam, on Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 4:58 pm (GMT +10)

Strong magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 7 km depth

21 Jan 07:11 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 12 minutes.
21 Jan 07:43: Now using data updates from GFZ
21 Jan 07:46: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: Jan 21, 2022 06:58:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 4:58 pm (GMT +10)
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 7.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.9047°N / 144.1948°E (Philippine Sea, Guam)
Antipode: 12.905°S / 35.805°W
Nearest volcano: Seamount X (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (42 mi) SW of San Antonio de Umatag (pop: 903) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Talofofo Village (pop: 3,220) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Agaña (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SW of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Dededo Village (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SW of Yigo Village (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (172 mi) SW of San Jose Village (San Jose, Northern Mariana Islands) (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) SSW of Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Guayan Island (pop: 159,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Heavy Intensity Rain 26.9°C (80 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 10 m/s (19 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
5.27.1 km65 Km SW of Merizo Village, GuamUSGS
5.27.1 kmGuam: South of Mariana IslandsRaspberryShake
4.810 kmGuam: South of Mariana IslandsGFZ

User reports for this quake (3)

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Dededo (96.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Sitting down and walk behind me moving | One user found this interesting.  
Afghanistan / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) / vertical swinging (up and down) : My mom and ur mum and everyones mum fell in a ditch and went AEIIIIIIEEEEEEE  
RIO GRANDE / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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