Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - Mariana Islands Region, sábado, 08 oct. 2016

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - Mariana Islands Region, sábado, 08 oct. 2016

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

8 Oct 18:17 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 7 minutos.
Oct 8 18:18: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 5.3.
Oct 8 18:21: Magnitud recalculada de 5.3 a 5.4.
Fecha & hora: 8 Oct 2016 06:10:13 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 5.4
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 19,92°N / 146,75°E (Islas Marianas del Norte)
Volcán mas cercano: Asuncion (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
225 km al NNE de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
534 km al N de Saipan (pop: 48,200)
564 km al NNE de San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
660 km al NNE de Dugi Village
665 km al NNE de Songsong
741 km al NNE de Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
749 km al NNE de Agana Heights Village (Guam) (pop: 3,940)
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 7,9 x 1012 joules (2,21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0,1 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
[smaller] [bigger]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Also if you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

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 5.410 kmMariana Islands RegionGFZ
M 5.52 km MARIANA ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
M 5.610 km- 180km NE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it be the first to report it!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Aftershocks of the M 5.4 terremoto: Mariana Islands Region Sat, 8 Oct 18h10

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (0 quakes):
So far, no aftershocks have been registered.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.4 - Mariana Islands Region, sábado, 08 oct. 2016
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Más en VolcanoDiscovery

 
Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us!

Maintaining the website and our free apps is a time- and cost-intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support our team to develop further features and get the upgraded ad-free version, consider making a donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive back to 1900
  • Additional data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery y otras fuentes como se ha señalado.
Uso de material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.