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View Full Version : Deep 214.4km Strong 7.7mag Quake Norhtern Mariana Islands



dgavin
2016-Jul-30, 04:25 AM
Quake happened about 2:30pm today (PDT) between Mt. Pagan and Mt. Argihan. Very deep so no Tsunami warning, nor any damages expected. Weak to Light shaking may have been felt in Guam. Moment Tensor shows it as a very deep Thrust Fault quake, so likely related to the subducting plate.

Location Google Maps: https://www.google.com/maps/place/18%C2%B030'54.0%22N+145%C2%B031'44.4%22E/@18.4113781,145.5407791,102595m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d18.515!4d145 .529

publiusr
2016-Jul-30, 04:29 PM
That was just Ghatanothoa turning over.