Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Mariana Islands, sábado, 17 dic. 2016

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Mariana Islands, sábado, 17 dic. 2016

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Dec 21:26 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 10 minutos.
Dec 17 21:28: Magnitud recalculada de 5.1 a 5.2.
Dec 17 21:31: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 5.3.
Fecha & hora: 17 Dec 2016 09:17:21 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 5.3
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 16,28°N / 146,11°E (Islas Marianas del Norte)
Volcán mas cercano: East Diamante (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
125 km al NNE de Saipan (Xanthi) (pop: 48,200)
155 km al NNE de San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
209 km al S de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
253 km al NNE de Dugi Village
336 km al NNE de Dededo Village (Florence, Guam) (pop: 44,900)
347 km al NNE de Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
357 km al NNE de Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
365 km al NNE de Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.310 kmMariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.12 km ANATAHAN REG, N. MARIANA ISLANDSEMSC
M 5.1141 km- 17km SE of Anatahan, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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Aftershocks of the M 5.3 terremoto: Mariana Islands Sat, 17 Dec 21h17

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Mariana Islands, sábado, 17 dic. 2016
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