Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Mariana Islands on Friday, 20 July 2018 at 23:55 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Mariana Islands on Friday, 20 July 2018 at 23:55 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

21 Jul 00:02 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 7 minutes.
Jul 21 00:03: Magnitude recalculée de 5.9 à 5.8.
Date & time: 20 Jul 2018 11:55:49 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.8
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.31°N / 146.05°E (Îles Mariannes du Nord)
Volcan le plus près: Pagan (31 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km NE de Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
346 km N de Saipan (pop: 48,200)
375 km N de San Jose (pop: 15,000)
549 km NNE de Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
558 km NNE de Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
567 km NNE de Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
577 km NNE de Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.810 kmMariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.6126 km- 46km NNE of Pagan, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS
M 5.9149 kmMariana IslandsGeoAu

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