Mag. 4.5 earthquake - - Maug Islands Region, Northern Mariana Islands, on 2017-07-14 07:56:03 UTC
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 44 km depth
14 Jul 08:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-07-14 07:56:03 UTC
Depth: 43.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 20.4391°N / 145.2975°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Ahyi (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
262 km (163 mi) N of Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
583 km (362 mi) N of Saipan (Capitol Hill) (pop: 48,200)
609 km (379 mi) N of San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
698 km (434 mi) N of Dugi Village
771 km (479 mi) N of Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
780 km (485 mi) N of Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
787 km (489 mi) N of Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
799 km (497 mi) N of Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.5||44 km||- Maug Islands region, Northern Mariana Islands||USGS|
|M 4.5||44 km||MAUG ISLANDS REG, N. MARIANA IS.||EMSC|
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