Major Earthquake Mariana Islands 17-Sep-14 (E142600614)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 7.1 [subject to review and confirmation]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-09-17T06:14:46.060Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 13.740°N, 144.394°E
  • Seismic Region: 18 – Guam to Japan
  • Seismic Geo Area: 2160 – Mariana Islands
  • Earthquake depth: 133.9 km
  • Distances:
    1. 44km (27mi) NW of Piti Village, Guam
    2. 50km (31mi) NW of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village, Guam
    3. 54km (33mi) WNW of Dededo Village, Guam
    4. 54km (33mi) NW of Mangilao Village, Guam
    5. 48km (29mi) NW of Hagatna, Guam
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: YES
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000sdcr

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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1 Response to Major Earthquake Mariana Islands 17-Sep-14 (E142600614)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 19 September 2014 | QVS Data

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