Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.3 - 519 km north da Saipan, Isole Marianne settentrionali, lunedì, 05 ottobre 2020 -

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.3 - 519 km north da Saipan, Isole Marianne settentrionali, lunedì, 05 ottobre 2020

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 138 km depth

5 Oct 19:12 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 9 minuti.
5 Oct 19:13: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.1 a 5.2. Profondità ricalcolata da 139.0 a 138.0 km (da 86 a 86 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 7.4 km (4.6 mi) al E.
5 Oct 20:11: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.2 a 5.3.
Data & ora: 5 Oct 2020 07:04:01 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 6 Oct 5:04 am (GMT +10)
Magnitudine: 5.3
Profondità: 138.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 19,86°N / 145,32°E (Isole Marianne settentrionali)
Vulcano più vicino: Maug Islands (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
198 km NNW da Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
519 km N da Saipan (pop: 48,200)
545 km N da San Jose (pop: 15,000)
707 km N da Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
716 km N da Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
723 km N da Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
735 km N da Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.8°C (84 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from SE
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 5,6 x 1012 joules (1,56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.3138 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsGFZ
M 5.3145 kmMaug Islands Reg, N. Mariana Is., Northern Mariana IslandsEMSC
M 5.3135 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsGeoAu
M 5.4146 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsBMKG
M 5.3131 kmMaug Islands Region, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS
M 5.4146 kmMariana Islands, Northern Mariana IslandsBMKG

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Aftershocks of the 5.3 quake 519 km north of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, 6 Oct 5:04 am (GMT +10)

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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - 519 km north of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, on 6 Oct 5:04 am (GMT +10)

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