Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - Mariana Islands, sábado, 24 dic. 2016

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - Mariana Islands, sábado, 24 dic. 2016

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 45 km depth

24 Dec 11:38 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 8 minutos.
Dec 24 11:39: Magnitud recalculada de 5.0 a 5.1.
Dec 24 11:39: Magnitud recalculada de 5.1 a 5.2.
Dec 24 11:40: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 5.4.
Dec 24 11:44: Magnitud recalculada de 5.4 a 5.5.
Dec 24 13:22: Magnitud recalculada de 5.5 a 5.1.
Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 45.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 24 Dec 2016 11:30:14 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 5.1
Profundidad: 45.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 20,74°N / 144,82°E (Islas Marianas del Norte)
Volcán mas cercano: Farallon de Pajaros (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
307 km al NNW de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
623 km al N de Saipan (pop: 48,200)
648 km al N de San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
732 km al N de Dugi Village
735 km al N de Songsong
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.145 kmMariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.240 km MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS.EMSC
M 5.339 km- 25km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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Aftershocks of the M 5.1 terremoto: Mariana Islands Sat, 24 Dec 11h30

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 24 dic 2016 12:10 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    66 km (41 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - Mariana Islands, sábado, 24 dic. 2016
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