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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Xizang on Monday, 17 October 2016

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Xizang on Monday, 17 October 2016

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Xizang on Monday, 17 October 2016
Oct 17 07:23: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Oct 17 07:26: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 38.0 km.
Oct 17 08:12: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 5.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 38.0 to 10.0 km.
Oct 17 13:30: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.8.
Date & time: Monday, 17 October 2016 07:14 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.88°N / 94.91°E (Chine)
Nearest volcano: unnamed (431 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^13 J (8.78 GWh / 7558 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 17 Oct 2016
Mon, 17 Oct 07:14 UTCM 5.9 / 23.3 km- 135km NE of Dartang, ChinaUSGS
Mon, 17 Oct 07:14 UTCM 6.2 / 9 km青海玉树州杂多县CEIC
Mon, 17 Oct 07:14 UTCM 5.9 / 20 km XIZANG-QINGHAI BORDER REGIONEMSC

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india (2.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)

 

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