Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Mariana Islands, sabato, 24 dicembre 2016

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Mariana Islands, sabato, 24 dicembre 2016

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 66 km depth

24 Dec 12:22 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 11 minuti.
Dec 24 12:22: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 4.9 a 5.1.
Dec 24 12:26: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.1 a 5.2.
Dec 24 15:34: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.2 a 5.0.
Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 66.0 km.
Data & ora: 24 Dec 2016 12:10:51 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 5.0
Profondità: 66.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 20.83°N / 144.8°E (Isole Marianne settentrionali)
Vulcano più vicino: Farallon de Pajaros (22 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
317 km NNW da Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
633 km N da Saipan (pop: 48,200)
658 km N da San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
744 km SSE da Hutami (Ogasawara, Giappone) (pop: 897)
813 km N da Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
821 km N da Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
828 km N da Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
840 km N da Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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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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