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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 6.1 TONGA on Saturday, 19 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - TONGA on Saturday, 19 July 2014

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - TONGA on Saturday, 19 July 2014
Jul 19 15:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.2.
Date & time: Sat, 19 Jul 12:27:10 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 220.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.81°S / 174.49°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Tafu-Maka (53 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 19 Jul 2014
Sat, 19 Jul 12:27 UTCM 6.2 / 228 kmTonga IslandsGFZ
Sat, 19 Jul 12:27 UTCM 6.0 / 219.8 km72km WNW of Hihifo, TongaUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
naas block c kamachekeza / MMI VI (Strong shaking): 19 july 2014 time was 05:17 am It was a moderate shaking i was stil in bed i was alarmed by the shaking ok windows the bed and objects around i was soo scared it lasted for some minutes then stopped
delhi india / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 10 Aug 2014
Sun, 10 Aug 22:55 UTCM 4.5 / 33 km - [info][Map]GEONET (NZ)
Fri, 15 Aug 2014
Fri, 15 Aug 18:05 UTCM 4.8 / 2.2 km - [info]89km N of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Mon, 25 Aug 2014
Mon, 25 Aug 11:56 UTCM 4.8 / 89 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 26 Aug 2014
Tue, 26 Aug 09:30 UTCM 5.2 - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 26 Aug 09:30 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info]102km NE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Wed, 3 Sep 2014
Wed, 3 Sep 07:23 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 3 Sep 07:43 UTCM 5.8 / 2 km - [info] SAMOA ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Wed, 3 Sep 08:13 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 3 Sep 11:34 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Samoa Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Thu, 4 Sep 2014
Thu, 4 Sep 20:43 UTCM 4.6 / 381 km - [info]Fiji Islands Region[Map]GFZ
Mon, 15 Sep 2014
Mon, 15 Sep 19:30 UTCM 4.9 / 289 km - [info] SAMOA ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 22 Sep 2014
Mon, 22 Sep 22:20 UTCM 4.6 / 39 km - [info] SAMOA ISLANDS REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 26 Sep 2014
Fri, 26 Sep 05:04 UTCM 4.6 / 38 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 11 Oct 2014
Sat, 11 Oct 00:14 UTCM 4.4 / 32.5 km - [info]95km SSE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Thu, 16 Oct 2014
Thu, 16 Oct 09:24 UTCM 5.0 / 2 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 17 Oct 2014
Fri, 17 Oct 19:01 UTCM 4.8 / 20.4 km - [info]101km NNE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Mon, 20 Oct 2014
Mon, 20 Oct 16:34 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Tue, 21 Oct 15:44 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 23 Oct 2014
Thu, 23 Oct 02:15 UTCM 5.2 / 49 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 27 Oct 2014
Mon, 27 Oct 02:11 UTCM 4.3 / 253 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 28 Oct 2014
Tue, 28 Oct 03:15 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 4 Nov 2014
Tue, 4 Nov 11:26 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]90km ENE of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Tue, 4 Nov 22:50 UTCM 4.4 / 374 km - [info] FIJI REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Dec 2014
Sat, 13 Dec 02:39 UTCM 4.2 / 362.1 km - [info]235km W of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Thu, 18 Dec 2014
Thu, 18 Dec 07:18 UTCM 5.0 / 100 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GeoAu
Thu, 18 Dec 13:52 UTCM 4.8 / 33 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 27 Dec 2014
Sat, 27 Dec 13:56 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC

 

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