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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Friday, 23 May 2014

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Friday, 23 May 2014
24 May 00:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 22 minutes.
Date & time: Friday, 23 May 2014 23:41 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, May 23, 2014 21:41:49
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.0087°N / 27.8674°W (international territory)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 23 May 23:41 UTCM 5.4 / 10 kmNorthern Mid Atlantic RidgeGFZ
Friday, May 23, 2014 21:41:49 (23 May 23:41:49 UTC)M 5.2 / 10 kmNorthern Mid-Atlantic RidgeUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

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52499 (2609.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Wuppertal (2662.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt some strange shaking in my back while seating. It was about 22:00 German time. I felt the shaking maybe for 10 minutes.
Clarksville tn / Light shaking (MMI IV)

Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake: Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 23 May 2014 23:41

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Friday, 23 May 2014

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