Strong Earthquake Tonga Islands 04-Sep-14 (E142470533)

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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: 2014-09-04T05:33:46.430Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 21.397°S, 173.258°W
  • Seismic Region: 12 – Kermadec – Tonga – Samoa Basin Area
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1730 – Tonga Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 11.8 km
  • Distances:
    1. 175km (108mi) E of `Ohonua, Tonga
    2. 203km (126mi) E of Nuku`alofa, Tonga
    3. 826km (513mi) SSW of Tafuna, American Samoa
    4. 833km (517mi) SSW of Pago Pago, American Samoa
    5. 851km (528mi) S of Apia, Samoa
  • Tsunamigenic: No
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usc000s9v5

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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One Response to Strong Earthquake Tonga Islands 04-Sep-14 (E142470533)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 05 September 2014 | QVS Data

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