Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Saturday, 24 December 2016 at 12:10 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Mariana Islands on Saturday, 24 December 2016 at 12:10 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 66 km depth

24 Dec 12:22 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 11 minutes.
Dec 24 12:22: Magnitude recalculée de 4.9 à 5.1.
Dec 24 12:26: Magnitude recalculée de 5.1 à 5.2.
Dec 24 15:34: Magnitude recalculée de 5.2 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 10.0 à 66.0 km.
Date & time: 24 Dec 2016 12:10:51 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Profondeur: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.83°N / 144.8°E (Îles Mariannes du Nord)
Volcan le plus près: Farallon de Pajaros (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
317 km NNW de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
633 km N de Saipan (Xanthi) (pop: 48,200)
658 km N de San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
744 km SSE de Hutami (Ogasawara, Japon) (pop: 897)
813 km N de Dededo Village (Florence, Guam) (pop: 44,900)
821 km N de Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
828 km N de Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
840 km N de Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.066 kmMariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.248 km- 37km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Mariana Islands 24 December 12:10 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Saturday, 24 December 2016 at 12:10 (GMT)
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