Category Archives: Upgraded magnitude

Earthquake magnitude has been upgraded

Strong Earthquake Kuril Islands (221) 08-Dec-13 (b000lds9)

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Preliminary Details – subject to review. Derived from Event Data Source: USGS See details below Magnitude 6.0 [subject to review and confirmation] The USGS are playing a silly game here. I have waited to … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 South Of Fiji Islands 07-May-13

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Created using the following data sources: USGS, EMSC-CESM and GFZ Potsdam This was originally promulgated as Magnitude 5.8 Mwp by USGS.

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Magnitude 6.0 Guerrero. Mexico 22-Apr-13

See source attribution and disclaimer notice I am including this one in the list as EMSC and GFZ currently have this at Mag 6.1 and I believe that USGS will raise the magnitude later on. It is NOT in the … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.0 near the east coast of Honshu. Japan 17-Apr-13

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Derived from Event Data Sources: USGS, GFZ Potsdam and EMSC-CSEM (USGS only) This earthquake was not upgraded in the ANSS catalogue. I have added this one which was just upgraded from 5.9Mw to 6.0Mi … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.7 Santa Cruz Islands 07-Feb-13

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Magnitude 6.0 Santa Cruz Islands region 06-Feb-13

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Magnitude 6.1 Santa Cruz Islands 30-Jan-13

See source attribution and disclaimer notice Preliminary Details Derived from Event Data Source: USGS See location map below Date-Time: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 @ 23:03:45 UTC Earthquake location: 10.518°S, 166.486°E Earthquake depth: 10.0 km Distances: 74km (45mi) ENE of Lata, … Continue reading

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