Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - - 63km NE of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands, on 2017-10-28 03:52:03 +10:00

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - - 63km NE of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands, on 2017-10-28 03:52:03 +10:00

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 92 km depth

27 Oct 19:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 50 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 93.1 to 91.5 km.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2017 05:52:03 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 2017-10-28 03:52:03 +10:00
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 91.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.7134°N / 146.1291°E (Northern Mariana Islands)
Nearest volcano: Zealandia Bank (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
162 km (101 mi) SSE of Pagan Village (Pagan Island) (pop: 50)
172 km (107 mi) NNE of Saipan (pop: 48,200)
202 km (125 mi) NNE of San Jose Village (San Jose) (pop: 15,000)
299 km (186 mi) NNE of Dugi Village
381 km (237 mi) NNE of Dededo Village (Guam) (pop: 44,900)
392 km (244 mi) NNE of Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (Guam) (pop: 6,820)
402 km (250 mi) NNE of Santa Rita Village (Guam) (pop: 7,500)
410 km (255 mi) NNE of Inarajan Village (Guam) (pop: 3,050)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 5.092 km- 63km NE of Anatahan, Northern Mariana IslandsUSGS

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