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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Saturday, 24 September 2016

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Tonga Islands on Saturday, 24 September 2016

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - Tonga Islands on Saturday, 24 September 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 208.0 to 204.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 204.0 to 198.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 198.0 to 199.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 199.0 to 200.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 200.0 to 198.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 198.0 to 196.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 196.0 to 190.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 190.0 to 186.0 km.
Sep 24 21:44: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 186.0 to 185.0 km.
Date & time: Sat, 24 Sep 21:07:14 UTC
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 185.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.11°S / 175.1°W (Tonga)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 18.325°S/174.365°W (58 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^14 J (69.8 GWh / 60036 tons of TNT / 3.8 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 24 Sep 2016
Sat, 24 Sep 21:07 UTCM 6.4 / 173 km TONGAEMSC
Sat, 24 Sep 21:07 UTCM 6.4 / 183.4 km- 125km WNW of Neiafu, TongaUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 5 Dec 2016
Mon, 5 Dec 00:44 UTCM 5.1 / 107 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Dec 2016
Thu, 8 Dec 05:13 UTCM 5.2 / 58 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GeoAu
Sat, 10 Dec 2016
Sat, 10 Dec 13:15 UTCM 5.0 / 267 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 10 Dec 13:59 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]- 88km NE of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 20 Jan 2017
Fri, 20 Jan 17:36 UTCM 5.1 / 112.9 km - [info]- 146km SSW of Hihifo, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 14 Apr 2017
Fri, 14 Apr 23:43 UTCM 4.8 / 87 km - [info]- 58km WNW of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Fri, 21 Apr 2017
Fri, 21 Apr 04:48 UTCM 4.4 / 130.2 km - [info]- 151km N of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Thu, 11 May 2017
Thu, 11 May 08:18 UTCM 4.5 / 94.5 km - [info]- 77km WNW of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Mon, 22 May 2017
Mon, 22 May 16:41 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 10 Jun 2017
Sat, 10 Jun 02:17 UTCM 4.6 / 64.3 km - [info]- 91km E of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Sun, 23 Jul 2017
Sun, 23 Jul 10:01 UTCM 4.7 / 240 km - [info] TONGA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 6 Aug 2017
Sun, 6 Aug 16:47 UTCM 4.6 / 127.8 km - [info]- 68km WSW of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Sun, 17 Sep 2017
Sun, 17 Sep 20:29 UTCM 5.1 / 135 km - [info]Tonga Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Sep 2017
Mon, 18 Sep 14:31 UTCM 4.9 / 45.4 km - [info]- 144km N of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS
Thu, 21 Sep 2017
Thu, 21 Sep 00:05 UTCM 5.0 / 223.1 km - [info]- 147km WNW of Neiafu, Tonga[Map]USGS

 

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