Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.1 - 387 km north da Saipan, Isole Marianne settentrionali, venerdì, 02 ottobre 2020 -

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.1 - 387 km north da Saipan, Isole Marianne settentrionali, venerdì, 02 ottobre 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 101 km depth

2 Oct 23:38 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
2 Oct 23:40: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.0 a 5.1. Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 6.1 km (3.8 mi) al SE.
3 Oct 07:02: Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 101.0 km (da 6.2 a 63 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 12.3 km (7.6 mi) al NO.
Data & ora: 2 Oct 2020 11:31:14 UTC -
Magnitudine: 5.1
Profondità: 101.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 18,69°N / 145,92°E (Isole Marianne settentrionali)
Vulcano più vicino: Agrigan (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
65 km NNE da Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
387 km N da Saipan (pop: 48,200)
415 km N da San Jose (pop: 15,000)
587 km N da Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
596 km N da Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
605 km NNE da Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
615 km N da Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.5°C (85 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from SSW
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2,8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.1101 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.21 kmPagan Reg., N. Mariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsEMSC
M 5.789 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsBMKG
M 5.278 kmPagan Region, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS
M 5.2113 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake 387 km north of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, 2 October 23:31 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 26 Oct 2020 07:24 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    212 km (131.7 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 387 km north of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, on Friday, 2 October 2020 at 23:31 (GMT)

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