Strong Earthquake Leeward Islands 16-May-14 (E141361101)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-05-16T11:01:42.960Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 17.087°N, 60.390°W
  • Seismic Region: 7 – Caribbean Loop
  • Seismic Geo Area: 920 – Leeward Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 24.5 km
  • Distances:
    1. 113km (70mi) NE of Grande Anse, Guadeloupe
    2. 131km (81mi) NE of Le Moule, Guadeloupe
    3. 131km (81mi) NE of Saint-Francois, Guadeloupe
    4. 142km (88mi) NE of Sainte-Anne, Guadeloupe
    5. 155km (96mi) E of Saint John’s, Antigua and Barbuda
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000qqlq

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer


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2 Responses to Strong Earthquake Leeward Islands 16-May-14 (E141361101)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 16 May 2014 | QVS Data

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