Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Nicobar Islands, India Region on Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.7 - Andaman Sea, 70 km E of Meroe Island, Nicobars, Andaman and Nicobar, India, martes, 18 nov. 2014

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.7 - Andaman Sea, 70 km E of Meroe Island, Nicobars, Andaman and Nicobar, India, martes, 18 nov. 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.7 earthquake at 15 km depth

18 Nov 03:33 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 7 minutos.
Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 15.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 18 Nov 2014 03:25:39 UTC
Magnitud: 5.7
Profundidad: 15.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 7.4°N / 94.17°E (Mar de Andamán, India)
Volcán mas cercano: Pulau Weh (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
210 km al NO de Sabang (Indonesia) (pop: 24,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
243 km al NNO de Banda Aceh (Indonesia) (pop: 250,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
299 km al NO de Sigli (Kabupaten Pidie, Indonesia) (pop: 17,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
337 km al NO de Reuleuet (Indonesia) (pop: 40,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
371 km al NO de Bireun (Kabupaten Bireuen, Indonesia) (pop: 25,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
412 km al NO de Lhokseumawe (Indonesia) (pop: 89,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
422 km al NNO de Meulaboh (Kabupaten Aceh Barat, Indonesia) (pop: 35,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
532 km al NO de Langsa (Indonesia) (pop: 54,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
2956 km al SE de Nueva Delhi (pop: 317,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
150 km al SE de Teressa Island (pop: 1,930) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
70 km al E de Meroe Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.2 x 1013 joules (6.22 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 5351 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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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.
MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.715 kmNicobar Islands, India RegionGFZ
M 5.535 km130km ESE of Mohean, IndiaUSGS
M 5.710 km NICOBAR ISLANDS, INDIA REGIONEMSC
M 5.728 kmNicobar Islands, India RegionGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the M 5.7 terremoto: Mar de Andamán, 70 km al este de Meroe , India Tue, 18 Nov 2014 03:25

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4 quakes):
  • 19 Dec 2014 02:36 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 20 Nov 2014 06:05 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 18 Nov 2014 06:12 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Nov 2014 06:06 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.7 - Andaman Sea, 70 km E of Meroe Island, Nicobars, Andaman and Nicobar, India, martes, 18 nov. 2014
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