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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands Region on Friday, 26 October 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands Region on Friday, 26 October 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Mariana Islands Region on Friday, 26 October 2018
26 Oct 09:12 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 7 minutes.
Oct 26 09:14: Magnitude recalculée de 6.2 à 5.9.
Oct 26 09:20: Magnitude recalculée de 5.9 à 6.0.
Date & time: Friday, 26 October 2018 09:05 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.36°N / 147.9°E (Îles Mariannes du Nord)
Nearest volcano: Guguan (220 km / 137 mi)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 26 Oct 09:05 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmMariana Islands RegionGFZ
Fri, 26 Oct 09:05 UTCM 6.0 / 10.2 kmNorthern Mariana Islands-Guam [Sea]INGV

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Aftershocks of the 6.0 quake: Mariana Islands Region, 26 Oct 2018 09h05

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 23 Nov 2018 07:57 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    31 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands Region on Friday, 26 October 2018
 

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