Magnitude 6.6 - STATE OF YAP, FED. STATES OF MICRONESIA

2005 January 16 20:17:50 UTC

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location10.945°N, 140.837°E
Depth9.9 km (6.2 miles) (poorly constrained)
RegionSTATE OF YAP, FED. STATES OF MICRONESIA
Distances
335 km (210 miles) ENE of Yap, Micronesia
510 km (315 miles) WSW of HAGATNA, Guam
590 km (370 miles) SW of Rota, Northern Mariana Islands
1950 km (1210 miles) WNW of PALIKIR, Pohnpei, Micronesia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 4 km (2.5 miles); depth +/- 13.5 km (8.4 miles)
ParametersNST=299, Nph=299, Dmin=829.5 km, Rmss=0.79 sec, Gp= 18°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=T
Source
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Event IDustiaq
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