Mag. 4.4 earthquake - MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS., on Thursday, 11 August 2016 at 16:05 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake Mariana Islands 29 July 21:18 UTC, which had occurred 13 jours earlier.
Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS., on Thursday, 11 August 2016 at 16:05 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 170 km depth

11 Aug 18:10 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 2 heures et 5 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Aug 2016 04:05:04 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.4
Profondeur: 170.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.8°N / 144.77°E (Îles Mariannes du Nord)
Volcan le plus près: Farallon de Pajaros (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
315 km NNW de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
630 km N de Saipan (pop: 48,200)
655 km N de San Jose (pop: 15,000)
739 km N de Dugi Village
742 km N de Songsong
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.4170 km MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS.EMSC
M 4.4180 km- 43km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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Mag. 4.4 earthquake - MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS., on Thursday, 11 August 2016 at 16:05 (GMT)
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