Mag. 4.9 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Monday, 8 August 2016 at 18:11 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake Mariana Islands 29 July 21:18 UTC, which had occurred 10 jours earlier.
Mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Mariana Islands on Monday, 8 August 2016 at 18:11 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 241 km depth

8 Aug 18:18 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 8 minutes.
Aug 8 18:19: Magnitude recalculée de 5.2 à 5.1.
Profondeur recalculée de 199.0 à 200.0 km.
Aug 8 18:19: Magnitude recalculée de 5.1 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 200.0 à 199.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 199.0 à 213.0 km.
Aug 8 18:21: Magnitude recalculée de 5.0 à 5.1.
Profondeur recalculée de 213.0 à 218.0 km.
Aug 8 18:21: Magnitude recalculée de 5.1 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 218.0 à 217.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 217.0 à 227.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 227.0 à 226.0 km.
Aug 8 18:24: Magnitude recalculée de 5.0 à 4.9.
Profondeur recalculée de 226.0 à 237.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 237.0 à 240.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 240.0 à 239.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 239.0 à 241.0 km.
Date & time: 8 Aug 2016 06:11:08 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.9
Profondeur: 241.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.28°N / 145.62°E (Îles Mariannes du Nord)
Volcan le plus près: Pagan (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km NW de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
342 km N de Saipan (pop: 48,200)
368 km N de San Jose (pop: 15,000)
459 km N de Dugi Village
536 km N de Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
545 km N de Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
554 km N de Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
565 km N de Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.9241 kmMariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.1222 km PAGAN REG., N. MARIANA ISLANDSEMSC
M 5.12 km- 31km NW of Pagan, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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